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terracotta vase in the form of a siren

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Period: Archaic

Date: ca. 550–500 B.C.

Culture: East Greek, Rhodian

Medium: Terracotta

Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 4 11/16 in. (8.31 x 11.91 cm)

Classification: Vases

 

In the hands of Greek artists, zoomorphic shapes became attractive and well-proportioned containers for perfumes and oils.

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Taken on March 3, 2012