Rhyton in the shape of a hound's head - ROM2010_11729_3


Rhyton in the shape of a hound's head

Medium:Earthenware with moulded and wheel-thrown elements, slipped and slip painted
Geography: Manufactured in Tarsas, southern Italy
Date: c. 330-300 BC
Period: Italic period
27.8 x 11.8 cm
Object number: 919.5.57
Credit Line: Sigmund Samuel Collection
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome: Italic cultures, pottery
DescriptionThis fragile vessel was likely left in a tomb as an offering to the dead.
Greek World
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