Shoulder: sphinx

Overview: handle right

Collection: Malibu, The J. Paul Getty Museum
Summary: Shoulder: birds, quadrupeds, spirals. Body: antelope frieze above, deer frieze below, floral ornaments at base.
Ware: Rhodian Wild Goat
Context: East Greece
Date: ca. 625 BC

H. 35.7 cm., d. body 26.5 cm.

Shape: Oinochoe
Region: Ionia
Period: Archaic

Collection History:

Ex Miletos. Other pieces of the same lot were sold to Richmond.

Other Bibliography:

Handbook of the Collections, 1986, p. 46