Terracotta nestoris (two-handled jar)

Attributed to the Painter of New York 52.11.2

Period: Late Classical

Date: ca. 360–350 B.C.

Culture: Greek, South Italian, Lucanian

Medium: Terracotta; red-figure

Dimensions: H. with handles 15 in. (38.1 cm)
H. without handles 13 9/16 in. (34.5 cm)

Classification: Vases

Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1952

Accession Number: 52.11.2

Description

On the body, obverse, youth extending a bird toward a woman
Reverse, two youths
On the neck, obverse and reverse, head and wings of Nike

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