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Terracotta pointed aryballos (oil flask)

Period:
Protocorinthian
Date:
ca. 640–625 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. as restored 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph Brummer, 1923
Accession Number:
23.44
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Ornamented with scale pattern incised.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1923. "Early Greek Vases." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 18(7): p. 178.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 36, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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