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Vessel, Figural

Works of Art (122)

Alabastron, Archaic, early 6th century B.C., Etruscan (said to be from Vulci), Alabaster (2008.332)
Amphora (Jar) with Lid, 3rd quarter of the 6th century B.C., Etruscan, black-figure, Pontic ware, Terracotta (2012.26a,b)
Amphora (jar), ca. 540–530 B.C.; black-figure, Signed by Taleides as potter, attributed to the Taleides Painter, Greek, Attic, Archaic, Terracotta (47.11.5)
Amphoriskos (flask) in the form of a bird-man, late 5th century B.C.; Classical, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (1999.68)
Animal flask, 7th–8th century, Syria, Yellowish, pinkish, and grayish colorless glass, free-blown and applied; tooled on the pontil (1999.145)
Animal-spouted pitcher, 9th–10th century, Found at Iran, Nishapur, Sabz Pushan, 6D, Zir-i Zamin, Earthenware; polychrome decoration under transparent glaze (buff ware) (38.40.247)
Aquamanile in the Form of a Dragon, ca. 1200, North German, Copper alloy (47.101.51)
Aquamanile in the Form of a Knight on Horseback, mid-13th century, German (Lower Saxony, probably Hildesheim), Copper alloy (64.101.1492)
Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion, ca. 1200, North German, Copper alloy (52.24.1)
Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion, ca. 1200, North German, Copper alloy, glass inlay (47.101.52)
Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion, ca. 1400, German (Nuremberg), Copper alloy (1994.244)
Aquamanile in the Form of a Ram, late 13th–early 14th century, England (probably Scarborough), Glazed earthenware (2007.142)
Aquamanile in the Form of Aristotle and Phyllis, late 14th century, South Lowlands, Copper alloy (1975.1.1416)
Aryballos in the shape of an eagle's head, late 7th–early 6th century B.C.; Archaic, Greek; Rhodian, Terracotta (2006.267)
Askos in the form of a deer, ca. 1725–1600 B.C.; Middle Cypriot III; White Painted V Ware, Cypriot; Said to be from Idalion (Potamia), Terracotta (74.51.795)
Bail-amphora (jar), ca. 330–310 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Ixion Painter, Greek, South Italian, Campanian, Terracotta (06.1021.240)
Base of a beaker, Late Imperial, 3rd century A.D., Roman, Glass, gold (28.57.24)
Bell-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water), Classical, red-figure, ca. 450 B.C., Greek, Attic; said to be from Numana, Attributed to the Methyse Painter, Terracotta (07.286.85)
Bell-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 350–325 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to Python, Greek, South Italian, Paestan, Terracotta (1976.11.5)
Bell-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 360–350 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to Asteas, Greek, South Italian, Paestan, Terracotta (62.11.3)
Bell-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 360–350 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to Python, Greek, South Italian, Paestan, Terracotta (1989.11.4)
Bell-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 400–380 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Sarpedon Painter (active ca. 400-360 B.C.), Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (16.140)
Bell-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 430–410 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Pisticci Painter (Greek, active ca. 440-410 B.C.), Greek, South Italian, Lucanian, Terracotta (96.18.57)
Bird Vessel, 12th–9th century B.C., Mexico; Olmec, Ceramic (1986.45)
Bird Warrior Bottle, 4th–7th century, Peru, Moche, Ceramic (67.167.1)
Bird-shaped vessel, Three Kingdoms period, ca. late 2nd–3rd century, Korea, Earthenware (1997.34.1)
Bottle with Daoist Immortal Zhongli Quan, Ming dynasty, second half of 15th century, China, Porcelain painted with underglaze cobalt blue (2010.312)
Bottle with Face Neck, 10th–16th century, Colombia; Quimbaya, Ceramic (1970.246.6)
Bottle with Mythic Figure, 10th–11th century, Peru; Sicán (Lambayeque), Ceramic (1970.245.37)
Bowl with a figure and birds, 10th century, Attributed to Iran, Nishapur, Earthenware; polychrome decoration under transparent glaze (buff ware) (38.40.290)
Cage animal flask, 7th–8th century, Syria, Applied glass (69.153)
Calyx-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water), ca. 440–430 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to a painter of the Polygnotos Group, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (56.171.48)
Calyx-krater (mixing bowl) with theatrical scene, ca. 400–390 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Tarporley Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (24.97.104)
Canopic Jar Lid, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, late reign of Akhenaten, ca. 1340–1336 B.C., Egyptian; From KV55, Valley of the Kings, western Thebes, Egyptian alabaster with glass and stone inlays (30.8.54)
Cinerary urn with lid, ca. 500 B.C.; Archaic, Etruscan, Campanian, Bronze (40.11.3a,b)
Column-krater (mixing bowl), 4th century B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Rueff Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (1974.23)
Cosmetic container in the form of a Bes image holding the cap of a kohl tube, Late Period, Dynasty 27, ca. 525–404 B.C., Egyptian, Faience (1989.281.94)
Cosmetic Jar in the Form of a Cat, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, ca. 1991–1783 B.C., Egyptian, Egyptian alabaster (calcite) with inlaid eyes of rock crystal and copper (1990.59.1)
Cult vessel in the form of a tower, 19th century B.C.; Old Babylonian period, Syria, Ceramic (68.155)
Cup supported by enchained Turk, ca. 1700, German; Frankfurt am Main, Jade (nephrite), aragonate (alabaster), chalcedony, onyx, diamonds, rubies, garnets, silver-gilt, and gold (1975.1.1508)
Dish in the Form of a Temple, 3rd–5th century, Roman or Byzantine; Found in Carthage (now in Tunisia, North Africa), Rock crystal (55.135.5)
Double-Chambered Vessel, 5th century, Mexico or Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1978.412.90a,b)
Eucharistic Dove, ca. 1215–1235, French; Made in Limoges, Gilded copper with champlevé enamel (17.190.344)
Ewer in the form of a phoenix, ca. 15th–16th century, Vietnam, Stoneware with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration (1992.72.1)
Feline Bottle, 6th–9th century, Peru, Wari, Ceramic (1996.290)
Feline head bottle, 9th–5th century B.C., Peru; Tembladera, Ceramic (1978.412.203)
Figure bottle, 1st–2nd century, Peru; Nazca, Ceramic (1978.412.53)
Figure Vessel, 3rd–2nd century B.C., Mexico; Chupicuaro, Ceramic (1979.206.606)
Figure vessel, 9th–4th century B.C., Ecuador; Chorrera, Ceramic (1987.113)
Footed Bowl, Predynastic Period, probably late Naqada I–early Naqada II, ca. 3750–3550 B.C., Egyptian, Ceramic (10.176.113)
Fox Warrior Bottle, 4th–6th century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (1983.546.4)
Fragment of a calyx-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 400–380 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Black Fury Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (20.195)
"Gondola" cup with figure personifying a spring, ca. 1620–25; model, ca. 1600–1610, Probably by Guillaume Dupré (French), Lead-glazed earthenware (53.225.54)
Gourd bottle, 2nd century B.C.–1st century A.D., Peru; Topará Ceramic (63.232.55)
Horned Figure Vessel, 2nd century B.C.–2nd century A.D., Mexico; Colima, Ceramic (1979.206.478)
Hydria (water jar), ca. 420–400 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Amykos Painter (Greek, active ca. 430-400 B.C.), Greek, South Italian, Lucanian, Terracotta (91.1.466)
Hydria (water jar), Late Classical, red-figure, ca. 340–330 B.C., Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Attributed to the Group of B.M. F 308, Terracotta (07.128.1)
Jar with Cut Maguey Leaves, 2nd century B.C.–2nd century A.D., Mexico; Colima, Ceramic (1979.206.958)
Jar with Four Faces, mid-13th–mid-15th century, Casas Grandes peoples; Chihuahua, Ceramic (1979.206.1171)
Kylix (drinking cup), ca. 480 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Briseis Painter, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (53.11.4)
Kylix: eye-cup (drinking cup), ca. 530 B.C.; black-figure, Greek, Attic, Archaic, Terracotta (09.221.39)
Lebes gamikos (jar with lid, foot, and handles associated with weddings), ca. 340–320 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Group of New York 28.57.10, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (17.46.2)
Lekanis (dish), ca. 330–320 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Menzies Group (active ca. 340-315 B.C.), Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (96.18.55)
Lekythos (oil flask), ca. 500 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to the Diosphos Painter, Greek, Attic, Archaic, Terracotta (64.300)
Lidded Gourd Container, 16th–19th century, Nigeria; Edo peoples, court of Benin, Brass (1991.17.66)
Lidded Saltcellar, 15th–16th century, Sierra Leone; Sapi-Portuguese, Ivory (1991.435a,b)
Loutrophoros (ceremonial vase for water), ca. 340–330 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Darius Painter (Greek), Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (11.210.3a,b)
Melon-shaped wine ewer, Goryeo dynasty, 12th century, Korea, Stoneware with carved and incised decoration of bamboo under celadon glaze (1996.471)
Molded horse and rider with cheetah, Seljuq period (1040–1196), 12th century, Iran, Stonepaste, molded in sections, monochrome painted under transparent turquoise glaze (66.23)
Mummy with an inserted panel portrait of a youth, 80–100 A.D.; Roman Period, Egypt, Fayum, Hawara (Hawwara, Hawwaret el-Maqta; Adlan), Petrie, Encaustic on limewood, linen, human remains (11.139)
Neck-amphora, Archaic, ca. 540–530 B.C.; black-figure, Attributed to a painter of the Princeton Group, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (2010.147)
Nestoris (two-handled jar), ca. 360–350 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Painter of New York 52.11.2 (Greek, active ca. 360-320 B.C.), Greek, South Italian, Lucanian, Terracotta (52.11.2)
Nolan neck-amphora (jar), ca. 440–430 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Dwarf Painter, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (56.171.42)
Oinochoe (jug), ca. 325–300 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Stuttgart Group, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (06.1021.209)
Oinochoe (jug), ca. 325–300 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Stuttgart Group, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (06.1021.211)
Owl Stirrup Spout Bottle, 2nd–3rd century,Peru, Moche, Ceramic (66.30.5)
Pair of Bowls, Trophy-Head Deities, 3rd–1st century B.C., Peru, Paracas, Ceramic, postfired paint (63.232.79, 1976.287.31)
Pair of Figure Vessels, 12th–15th century, Mexico; Mixtec-Colima, Ceramic (1993.16.1,2)
Pair of vases, ca. 1763, French; Sèvres factory, Soft-paste porcelain (56.80.1a-c,.2a-c)
Panpiper Vessel, 14th–15th century, Peru; Chimú, Silver, malachite (1978.412.219)
Pelike (jar), ca. 330–310 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Underworld Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (01.8.14)
Pelike (jar), ca. 330–310 B.C.; red-figure, Close in style to the Underworld Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (06.1021.228)
Perfume Burner, dated 1599, Giuseppe de'Levi (Italian), Italian (Veronese), Bronze (41.100.84a,b)
Pilgrim flask with Saint Menas, 610–50, Byzantine, Earthenware (17.194.2291)
Plate, Archaic, ca. 510 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to Paseas, Greek, Attic, Terracotta (2010.64)
Plate, ca. 325–300 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Kantharos Group, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (06.1021.229)
Powder flask, ca. 1575, Germany, Iron, gold, textile (2008.638.1)
Prisoner Jar, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (1983.546.6)
Rhyton in the form of a bull's head, ca. 1450–1400 B.C.; Late Minoan II, Minoan; Greece, Crete, Terracotta (1973.35)
Rhyton terminating in the forepart of a wild cat, 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.; Parthian period, Iran, Gilded silver (1979.447)
Saltcellar: Portuguese Figures, 15th–16th century, Nigeria; Edo peoples, court of Benin, Ivory (1972.63a,b)
Seated figure bottle, 2nd–5th century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (82.1.30)
Situla (bucket), ca. 360–340 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Lycurgus Painter (active ca. 350 B.C.), Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (56.171.64)
Skyphos (deep drinking cup), ca. 330–300 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the APZ Painter, Greek, South Italian, Campanian, Terracotta (06.1021.238)
Skyphos (deep drinking cup), ca. 350–325 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the CA Painter, Greek, South Italian, Campanian, Terracotta (91.1.444)
Spouted Bottle, 12th–4th century B.C., Ecuador; Chorrera, Ceramic (1988.117.6)
Spouted ritual wine vessel (guang), Shang dynasty, early Anyang period, 13th century B.C., Possibly Anyang, Henan Province, China, Bronze (43.25.4)
Spouted Vessel, 13th–15th century, Mexico; Huastec, Ceramic (1998.385)
Spouted Vessel, 3rd–1st century B.C., Mexico; Monte Albán, Ceramic (1979.206.947)
Stamnos (Jar), late 6th century B.C., Attributed to the Painter of London B 343, Greek, Archaic, Attic, black-figure, Terracotta (2011.233)
Stirrup Spout Bottle: Sacrificer Scene, 2nd–5th century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (1987.394.630)
Stirrup-spout bottle with snake, 2nd–3rd century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (1992.60.9)
Stirrup-spout bottle, 12th–5th century B.C., Peru; Cupisnique, Ceramic (1978.412.38)
Stirrup-spout bottle: figure with deer, 12th–5th century B.C., Peru; Cupisnique, Ceramic (67.239.16)
Terracotta lekythos (oil flask), ca. 420 B.C.; red-figure and white-ground, Attributed to the Eretria Painter, Greek, Attic, Classical, Terracotta (31.11.13)
Three fragments of a calyx-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 360–340 B.C.; added color, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Gnathian, Terracotta (10.210.17a,b,d)
Tripod Bird Bowl, 3rd–4th century, Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1984.614a,b)
Two fragments of a skyphos (deep drinking cup), ca. 420–400 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Palermo Painter (Greek, active ca. 415-400 B.C.), Greek, South Italian, Lucanian, Terracotta (12.235.4)
Two Vases in the Shape of a Mother Monkey with Her Young, a) Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Merenre I, ca. 2255–2246 B.C., Egyptian, Egyptian alabaster (30.8.134) (b) Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Pepi I, ca. 2289–2255 B.C., Egyptian, Egyptian alabaster (1992.338)
Vase in the form of a ketos, second half of 7th century B.C., Greek (Cretan or South Italian), Terracotta (2009.529)
Vase in the form of a sleeping African (known as Ethiopian) boy, 3rd–2nd century B.C., Cypriot, Terracotta (74.51.2263)
Vase in the shape of a cockerel, second half of 7th century B.C., Etruscan, Terracotta (24.97.21ab)
Vessel in the form of a horn, ca. 500 B.C.–100 A.D., Vietnam, possibly Sa Hyunh culture, Hard stone (1999.276)
Vessel in the form of an elephant and rider, 14th–mid-16th century, Thailand, Earthenware with underglaze iron-brown decoration (Sawankhalok ware) (1989.238.41)
Vessel terminating in the forepart of a bull, 15th–13th century B.C.; Hittite Empire period, Central Anatolia, Silver (1989.281.11)
Vessel terminating in the forepart of a lion, Achaemenid, 5th century B.C., Iran, Gold (54.3.3)
Vessel terminating in the forepart of a stag, 14th–13th century B.C.; Hittite Empire period, Central Anatolia, Silver, gold (1989.281.10)
Volute-krater (mixing bowl), ca. 330–310 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Baltimore Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (69.11.7)
Volute-krater (vase for mixing wine and water), ca. 320–310 B.C.; red-figure, Attributed to the Capodimonte Painter, Greek, South Italian, Apulian, Terracotta (56.171.63)
Vulture Vessel, 15th–early 16th century, Mexico; Aztec, Ceramic (1981.297)
Whistling bottle with feline face, 4th–3rd century B.C., Peru; Paracas, Ceramic, postfired paint (62.266.72)
Yoke-Form Vessel, 5th century, Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1970.138a,b)