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Bronze oinochoe (jug)

Period:
Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 9 13/16 in. (25 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Purchase, David L. Klein Jr. Memorial Foundation Inc. and Nicholas S. Zoullas Gifts, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.11.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
In the long history of the oinochoe, the later forms become quite squat. This example is interesting for its large rotelles.
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