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Alabastron

Attributed to the Group of the Paidikos Alabastra
Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 510–500 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure, white-ground
Dimensions:
Other: 1 13/16in. (4.6cm) Diameter: 1 7/8 × 1 11/16 in. (4.7 × 4.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1941
Accession Number:
41.162.80
Not on view
Obverse, woman at an altar; reverse, woman holding a flower.
Hoppin, James C. and Albert Gallatin. 1926. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, USA 1, Hoppin and Gallatin Collections. p. 7, Gallatin pl. 9.1, .3, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Beazley, John D. 1963[1942]. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, Vols. 1 and 2, 2nd ed. p. 100, no. 19, Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Badinou, Panayota. 2003. La laine et le parfum: Épinetra et alabastres, forme, iconographie et fonction, recherche de céramique attique féminine, Monographs on Antiquity, Vol. 2. no. A 113, pp. 97, 175, pl. 73, Louvain: Peeters.

Beazley Archive Pottery Database no. 200877.

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