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Pitcher (oinochoe)

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The main zone of decoration has a siren between two sphinxes, and to left, leopard, panther-bird, goat, leopard; to right, leopard, stag, leopard, bull. The background in decorated with rosettes. The shoulder zone has a petal pattern, white rosettes, and a checkerboard pattern. Near the base...

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By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, January 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.

Greek, Archaic Period, 640–630 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece


Height: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure


The Ancient World