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Terracotta transport amphora

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
late 3rd–mid-2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Rhodian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 31 15/16 in. (81.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.357
  • Description

    A typical Rhodian amphora with stamps on the upper parts of the handles, giving the maker’s name and the date of manufacture.

  • Provenance

    Said to be from Dali (Idalion), Cyprus

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