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Fragment of a terracotta architectural tile

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Lydian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 11/16 x 5 13/16in. (17 x 14.8cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Society for the Excavation of Sardis, 1926
Accession Number:
26.199.69
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Incised lines with egg and dart pattern.
Excavated at Sardis

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