Vase, Oinochoe Shape
- c. 600 BCE
- MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
- Height: 9 5/8 in. (24.448 cm) Diameter: 8 1/2 in. (21.59 cm) Diameter (Base): 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm) Diameter (of opening): 5 in. (12.7 cm)
- Classical Art
- 304 SNAIL GALLERY
- CREDIT LINE:
- Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas Art Association Purchase
- Image courtesy Dallas Museum of Art
- OBJECT NUMBER:
The area of Greek settlements in western Anatolia known as Ionia developed a rich decorative ceramic style during the Archaic period. This oinochoe, or small wine jug, is covered in leaf, bird, and geometric patterns.
DMA unpublished material [1970.3], 1995.