Terracotta trefoil oinochoe (jug), Terracotta, Etruscan

Terracotta trefoil oinochoe (jug)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 550 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Terracotta; bucchero pesante
Dimensions:
H.: 14 1/8 in. (35.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.135
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Trefoil lip, with a frieze of three horses' heads and two lions' heads in relief.
de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 4.71b, p. 95, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.