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Terracotta alabastron in the form of a woman

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
length 5 9/16in. (14.2cm) diameter of lip 4in. (10.2cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Alabastron in the form of a woman holding a dove.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 83, Gallatin pl. 33.13, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 69, 211, pl. 51a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Ducat, Jean. 1966. Les Vases plastiques rhodiens archaïques en terre cuite. p. 64 n. 38, Paris: E. de Boccard.

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