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Terracotta alabastron (oil flask)

Attributed to the Painter of New York 30.115.26
Period:
Early Corinthian
Date:
ca. 620–590 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Corinthian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/16 in. (10.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.115.26
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Two confronted lions.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1931. "The Theodore M. Davis Bequest: The Objects of Classical Art." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 26(3), pt. 2: p. 13.

Amyx, Darrell A. 1988. Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period. p. 82, pl. 33.4, Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

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