Terracotta Nolan neck-amphora (jar), Terracotta, Greek, Attic

Terracotta Nolan neck-amphora (jar)

Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 460–450 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
H. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1896
Accession Number:
96.18.74
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 156
Obverse, Zeus
Reverse, Ganymede
McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1933. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 47-48, 80, fig. 59, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1941. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 47-48, 80, fig. 59, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.