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Amphora, between 700 and 475 BCE

  • Cypriot, Greek


  • Overall: 14 3/4 × 15 3/4 × 14 3/8 inches (37.5 × 40 × 36.5 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase



Greco-Roman and Ancient European

Herzog Alfred: Alfred Ernest Albert [Duke of Edinburgh, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Gotha, Germany). (Herzogliches Museum, Gotha, Germany)

1924-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Cypriot, Greek, Amphora, between 700 and 475 BCE, ceramic. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 24.318.