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Vase fragment with top of head of panther and wing of sphinx

About 570 B.C.

Ceramic, black-figure, added red for panther mane and wing bar, interior glazed black

5.2 × 8.9 × 0.7 cm (2 1/16 × 3 1/2 × 1/4 in.)
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2008.136.1.42
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Greek, Attic
Period: 
Archaic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 142.

Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery (Darmstadt, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2016), 90, no. 69, pl. 125.3.

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