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This is a skyphos. We acquired it in 1971. Its medium is terra-cotta. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Ruth Vollmer. It is credited Gift of Ruth Vollmer.

Its dimensions are

11.4 x 21.6 x 14 cm (4 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

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Skyphos; terra-cotta; 11.4 x 21.6 x 14 cm (4 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); Gift of Ruth Vollmer; 1971-48-6

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