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Aryballos
Aryballos
Date:
ca. 560 BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
3 x 2 3/4 (7.6 x 7 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Greek
Accession Number:
24859
Acquisition Date:
1904-09-02
Credit Line:

Gift of M. H. de Young

Two padded dancers or komasts, beardless, in tunics, and hair in tossed disorder. Dense filling ornament: rosettes, wedgy and formless blots. Four concentric circles underneath; tongues under neck.

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