Terracotta amphora (jar)

Attributed to the Ivy Leaf Group

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170

Two heraldic roosters flanking an ivy leaf

Vases of this shape, derived from Attic prototypes, were popular products of southern Etruscan workshops probably located at Vulci. As here, they are frequently decorated with a window-like panel that displays the same subject on both sides.

Terracotta amphora (jar), Attributed to the Ivy Leaf Group, Terracotta, Etruscan

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