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Terracotta zoomorphic askos (vessel)

Fantastic vase with loop handle, spout, and animal's head, incised designs.

Credit: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Ca. 1725–1600 B.C.
Terracotta; black slip ware
14.5 x 14.5cm
Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2018

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