Patera (libation bowel).

Greece, South Italy, Campania.
Terracotta, black glaze. 3rd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 01.8.13.

New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Origin:
Purchased in 1901. Rogers Fund.
Description:
Cp. with the phial from the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow.
Credits:
2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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