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Amphora (miniature)

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Clay pale red, flaking off in places. Long ovoid body, very small foot, slender neck with bell mouth, two very small handles (one restored). Decoration in black glaze with added white; neck and mouth black; shoulder tongue pattern in outline with white bars; upper part of body, white palmettes on...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Greek, early 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece


14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Pattern


The Ancient World