Exhibitions/ Art Object

Lebes gamikos (jar associated with weddings)

Attributed to the Xenon Group
Period:
Late Classical
Date:
4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Medium:
Terracotta; applied color
Dimensions:
H.: 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm) Diam.: 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.20
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The lid that belongs to the vase is 96.9.17.
Said to be from Vulci

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