Terracotta alabastron (perfume vase) in the form of a right leg

Period:
Archaic
Date:
1st quarter of the 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Rhodian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/16 in. (16.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.26
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
The lip of the vase is missing.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 82, Gallatin pl. 33.6, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 43, 190, pl. 30i, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Ducat, Jean. 1966. Les Vases plastiques rhodiens archaïques en terre cuite. p. 135 n. 3, Paris: E. de Boccard.