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Athenian black-gloss oinochoe

Object Details

Title:

Athenian black-gloss oinochoe

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Greek (Attic)

Place:

Athens, Greece, Greece (Place Created)

Date:

about 400 B.C.

Medium:

Terracotta

Object Number:

2016.79.2

Dimensions:

18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Credit Line:

Gift of Constance Jordan

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Object Description

Wine jug with trefoil mouth ('oinochoe shape 2'). Black interior and exterior, with reserved base.

Provenance
Provenance
between 1958 and 1961 - about 1984

Sir Walter Fraser Oakeshott, 1903 - 1987 (Eynsham, Oxfordshire), given to Constance Jordan, about 1984.

about 1984 - 2016

Constance Jordan (Altadena, California), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016.

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