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Terracotta chalice

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 550 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Terracotta; bucchero pesante
Dimensions:
Other: 6 7/8 x 6 11/16 in. (17.5 x 17 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.94
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Goblet-shaped cup with frieze of heads of sphinxes in relief.
de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 4.67c, pp. 6, 92-93, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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