Terracotta oinochoe:olpe (jug)
- Attributed to the Sphinx Painter
- ca. 630–610 B.C.
- Greek, Corinthian
- H. 17 in. (43.2 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase by subscription, 1896
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Five friezes of animals
The Sphinx Painter was a competent artist who is closely associated with the Polyteleia Painter, to whom the very fine dinos (deep bowl; 1997.36) exhibited in the Belfer Court is attributed.