Terracotta neck-amphora (jar)

Attributed to the Paris Painter

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170

Upper frieze, procession of centaurs
Lower frieze, procession of lions

The unified series of friezes on this vase has no specific narrative content. Instead, the artist seems to have delighted in combining patterns and colors to create a highly ornate object.

Terracotta neck-amphora (jar), Attributed to the Paris Painter, Terracotta, Etruscan

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