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Alabastron in the Shape of a Hare
Alabastron in the Shape of a Hare
Date:
6th century BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
2 1/4 x 1 5/8 (5.7 x 4.1 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Greek
Accession Number:
1924.16
Acquisition Date:
1925-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of the Queen of Greece through Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Plastic vase in the form of a hare, its ears turned backwards over its back, crouching, and with spotted coat. Belly unpainted.

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