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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1995.1142
Title
Fragment of a Pithos
Classification
Fragments
Work Type
sherd
Date
c. 650-600 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Crete
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/287245
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Dimensions
9 cm (3 9/16 in.)
Provenance
Nelson Goodman, Weston, MA, Collector.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Nelson Goodman
Accession Year
1995
Object Number
1995.1142
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Molded in relief with a feline head emerging from a scroll.

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