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Terracotta lekythos (oil flask)

Attributed to the Dutuit Painter
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 490 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
H. 14 5/8 in. (37.1 cm) diameter 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.227.16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Nike (the personification of victory) with thymiaterion (incense burner)
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1914. "Department of Classical Art Accessions 1913: Vases and Terracottas." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 9(11): p. 234, fig. 2.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1946. Attic Red-Figured Vases: A Survey. pp. 63, 65, 73, figs. 24d, 29, 5, New Haven: Yale University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 74, 214, pl. 54f, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1958[1946]. Attic Red-Figured Vases: A Survey, Revised Edition, 2nd edn. pp. 63, 65, 73, figs. 24d, 29, 5, New Haven: Yale University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 307, no. 17, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Stone, Elizabeth Rosen. 2004. "A Buddhist Incense Burner from Gandhara." Metropolitan Museum Journal, 39: pp. 81–82, fig. 21.

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