Bronze psykter with lid (vase for cooling wine)

Period: Archaic

Date: late 6th century B.C.

Culture: Greek

Medium: Bronze

Dimensions: H. 10 15/16 in. (27.8 cm)

Classification: Bronzes

Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1960

Accession Number: 60.11.3a, b

Description

In the past the piece was severely cleaned of all archaeological corrosion products. It has recently been cosmetically toned with removable pigments.

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