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Rhyton
Rhyton
Date:
350 BC–325 BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
10 1/4 x 3 15/16 (26 x 10 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
South Italian
Accession Number:
1925.346.1
Acquisition Date:
1895-11-20
Credit Line:

Gift of the Queen of Greece through Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Fluted body, black-glazed,with a ring handle, terminating in ram's head.
Lip-zone: dancing woman (Maenad) with torch, animal pelt, and tympanum; palmette; naked youth (Dionysos) with torch and thyrsos.

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