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Lydion
Lydion
Date:
6th century BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
4 x 3 1/4 (10.2 x 8.3 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Greek
Accession Number:
1989.48.5
Acquisition Date:
1989-10-05
Credit Line:

Gift of William Hague

This perfume jar has high pedestal foot, broad pyriform body, and wide flaring mouth with flat everted rim. Incised with oncentric bands from neckto foot. The exterior decorated in reddish brown wash.

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