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Terracotta aryballos (perfume vase) in the form of a helmeted head

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.38
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Aryballos in the form of a helmeted head.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 81, Gallatin pl. 33.5, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

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

Ducat, Jean. 1966. Les Vases plastiques rhodiens archaïques en terre cuite. p. 11 n. 7, Paris: E. de Boccard.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1978. Antichnoe iskusstvo iz muzeia Metropoliten, Soedinennye Shtaty Ameriki: Katalog vystavki. no. 22, Moscow: Sovetskii Khudozhnik.

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