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Alabastron (bombylios)

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Clay dull buff, well washed. Ovoid body contracting to small neck, flat lip, small handle. Decoration in black glaze with traces of applied red, elaborate detail incised in fine lines; two tall standing panthers, facing, between them an eagle, small crossed rosettes and larger rosettes with...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 453.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.106 m. D. 0.006

Accession Number

19.304

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels