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Kylix (Greece)

This is a Kylix. It is dated 5th century BC and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is earthenware (red-figured). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Heirs of Beatrix Farrand. It is credited Gift of the Heirs of Beatrix Farrand.

  • Cup (Egypt)
  • olive yellow-green glass.
  • Gift of Rodman Wanamaker.
  • 1919-24-1

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 11 x 36.5 x 28.2cm (4 5/16 x 14 3/8 x 11 1/8in.)

Cite this object as

Kylix (Greece); earthenware (red-figured); H x W x D: 11 x 36.5 x 28.2cm (4 5/16 x 14 3/8 x 11 1/8in.); Gift of the Heirs of Beatrix Farrand; 1959-153-2

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