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Ceramics

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    Mixing Bowl (Krater)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Mixing Bowl (Krater), 520-510 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Height: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 29.140

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    Compote

    James Makins
    American, b. 1946
    Compote, 1981
    porcelain
    12.4 cm (4 7/8 inches) (height) compote
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 81.061.4

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    Dinner Plate

    James Makins
    American, b. 1946
    Dinner Plate, 1981
    porcelain
    27.9 cm (11 inches) (diameter) dinner plate
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 81.061.1

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    Salad Plate

    James Makins
    American, b. 1946
    Salad Plate, 1981
    porcelain
    21 cm (8 5/16 inches) (diameter) salad plate
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 81.061.2

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    Dish

    James Makins
    American, b. 1946
    Dish, 1981
    porcelain
    17.8 cm (7 inches) (diameter) dish
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 81.061.3

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    Champagne Glass

    James Makins
    American, b. 1946
    Champagne Glass, 1981
    porcelain
    14.9 cm (5 7/8 inches) (height) champagne
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 81.061.5

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    Sherry Glass

    James Makins
    American, b. 1946
    Sherry Glass, 1981
    porcelain
    16.2 cm (6 3/8 inches) (height) sherry
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 81.061.6

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    Wine Glass

    James Makins
    American, b. 1946
    Wine Glass, 1981
    porcelain
    16.2 cm (6 3/8 inches) (height) wine
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 81.061.7

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    Ritual Rattle (Sistrum)

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Ritual Rattle (Sistrum), 664-525 BCE
    Glassy faience
    Height: 19 cm (7 1/2 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1995.050

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    Oil Flask (Lekythos)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Oil Flask (Lekythos), ca. 500-490 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure on white ground
    Height: 20.6 cm (8 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 37.020X

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    Ridge-Handled Jug

    Unknown artist, Cypriote, Cyprus
    Ridge-Handled Jug, ca. 700 BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 39.124.3

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    Drinking Cup (Kylix)

    Attributed to Oltos
    Greek, ca. 525-500 BC
    Drinking Cup (Kylix), late 6th century BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.076

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    Stirrup Jar

    Unknown artist, Mycenaean, Greece
    Stirrup Jar, ca. 1100 BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 20.3 cm (8 inches)
    Gift of Andrea Toon and Joel H. Cohen in honor of Franklin W. Robinson 1991.181

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    Covered Dish

    Unknown artist, English, Whieldon
    Covered Dish, c. 1740
    Earthenware with glaze
    Height: 7.6 cm (3 inches)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.250

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    Woman's head plate

    Unknown artist, Southern Italian, Italy, Falerii
    Woman’s head plate, 340-300 BCE
    Terracotta
    Diameter: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 inches)
    Gift of E. P. Warren 27.188

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    Oil Flask (Lekythos)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Oil Flask (Lekythos), 5th century BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund and Special Gift Fund 25.084

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    Cylindrical Lidded Box (Pyxis)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Cylindrical Lidded Box (Pyxis), ca. 760 BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches) (assembled)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 37.022

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    Bowl

    Unknown artist, Greek, Greece
    Bowl, 3rd century BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Edward P. Warren 13.1495

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    Oil Bottle (Alabastron)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Oil Bottle (Alabastron), ca. 490 BCE-470 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.087

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    Squat Jar

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Squat Jar, ca. 3400 BCE
    Ceramic (marl clay)
    Height: 6 cm (2 3/8 inches)
    Anonymous gift 77.115

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    Mixing Bowl (Krater)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Mixing Bowl (Krater), 5th century BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 33 cm (13 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 23.324

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    Bucchero Bowl on a Conical Foot

    Unknown artist, Etruscan, Etruria
    Bucchero Bowl on a Conical Foot, early 6th century BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 33.028

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    Teapot

    Joseph Cyples
    English, active 1784 - 1795
    Teapot, 1786
    Black basalt
    Height: 12.7 cm (5 inches)
    Gift of Alice Brownell, Mrs. Ernst R. Behrend and Alfred S. Brownell 29.198

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    Small Container (Askos)

    Attributed to Makron
    Greek, ca. 500-475 BC
    Small Container (Askos), ca. 490-480 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.074

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    Nuptial Bowl (Lebes gamikos)

    Attributed to Pan Painter
    Greek, ca. 475 BC-450 BC
    Nuptial Bowl (Lebes gamikos), 480-460 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 37.8 cm (14 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 28.020

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    Oil Bottle (Alabastron)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Oil Bottle (Alabastron), 460-450 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 17.8 cm (7 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.088

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    Oil flask (lekythos) depicting a visit to the grave

    Attributed to Inscription painter
    Greek; attic, ca. 475-450 BC
    Oil flask (lekythos) depicting a visit to the grave, 470-450 BCE
    Terracotta, white-ground
    Height: 35 cm (13 3/4 inches)
    Anonymous gift 69.142.1

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    Oil Flask (Lekythos)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Oil Flask (Lekythos), ca. 480 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 30.5 cm (12 inches)
    Bequest of Susan Martin Allien 35.707

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    Handled dipper

    Unknown artist, Italo-Greek, Italy
    Handled dipper, 550 BC / 400 BC
    Terracotta
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 1993.042

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    Oil Container (Askos) in the Form of a Boar

    Unknown artist, Italo-Greek, Apulia
    Oil Container (Askos) in the Form of a Boar, late 4th century - early 3rd century BCE
    Terracotta
    10.2 x 15.2 cm (4 x 6 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 1996.98

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    Fragment of a Mixing Bowl (Krater)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Corinth
    Fragment of a Mixing Bowl (Krater), ca. 600 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Height: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 inches) (greatest preserved)
    Walter J. Kimball Fund 62.059

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    Fish Plate

    Unknown artist, Greek, Southern Italy
    Fish Plate, ca. 360-320 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    4.5 x 18.4 cm (1 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches) maximum
    Anonymous loan EL012.86

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    Washington and Governor Clinton Plate

    Ralph Stevenson and Williams, manufacturer
    English, ca. 1835
    Washington and Governor Clinton Plate, ca. 1835
    transfer-printed earthenware
    21.3 cm (8 3/8 inches) (diameter)
    Gift of Edward B. Aldrich in memory of Lora E. Aldrich 35.262

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    Paint Box

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Paint Box, 1302–1070 BCE
    Ceramic and pigment cakes
    5.8 x 22 x 5.5 cm (2 5/16 x 8 11/16 x 2 3/16 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1997.82

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    Girl Masquerading as a Sultana

    Johann Peter Melchior, modeler
    German, 1742-1825
    Höchst Manufactory, manufacturer
    German, 1746-present
    Girl Masquerading as a Sultana, ca. 1770-1775
    Porcelain with enamel, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.179.2

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    Boy Masquerading as a Sultan

    Johann Peter Melchior, modeler
    German, 1742-1825
    Höchst Manufactory, manufacturer
    German, 1746-present
    Boy Masquerading as a Sultan, ca. 1770-1775
    Porcelain with enamel, glaze, and gilding
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.179.1

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    Votive Cone of Gudea

    Unknown artist, Babylonian; Sumerian
    Votive Cone of Gudea, 2450-2400 BCE
    Earthenware
    Height: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Henry A. Greene 39.039

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    Oil Flask (Lekythos)

    Attributed to Reed Painter
    Greek, ca. 420 BC-390 BC
    Oil Flask (Lekythos), 420-400 BCE
    Terracotta, white-ground
    Height: 23.8 cm (9 3/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.082

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    Storage Jar (Amphora)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Storage Jar (Amphora), 550-540 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Height: 27.9 cm (11 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 13.1479

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    Walled Farmyard

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Walled Farmyard, 1–200 CE
    Glazed earthenware
    Gift of Mrs. Jesse H. Metcalf 14.444

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    Storage Jar (Amphora)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Storage Jar (Amphora), ca. 550-525 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Height: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund and Special Gift Fund 25.083

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    Drinking Cup (Kylix)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Drinking Cup (Kylix), ca. 550-525 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Height: 7.6 cm (3 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 22.214

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    Wine Jug (Olpe)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Wine Jug (Olpe), late 6th century BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Height: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 34.859

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    Storage Jar (Amphora)

    Providence Painter
    Greek
    Storage Jar (Amphora), ca. 500-475 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 50.8 cm (20 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 15.005

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    Winged Isis Pectoral

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Winged Isis Pectoral, 1075-712 BCE
    Faience
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1996.73.1

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    Wine Bowl (Phiale)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Corinth
    Wine Bowl (Phiale), 6th century BCE
    Terracotta
    Diameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.091

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    Lidded Cylindrical Box (Pyxis)

    School of Haimon Painter
    Greek, ca. 460-435 BC
    Lidded Cylindrical Box (Pyxis), 500-474 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Height: 12.7 cm (5 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 34.1374

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    Bowl

    Unknown artist, Greek, Greece
    Bowl, 3rd century BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.081

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    Teapot

    Unknown artist, English, Whieldon
    Teapot
    Glazed earthenware
    Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 inches) (height)
    Bequest of Mr. Charles L. Pendleton 04.241

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    Black-topped Pot

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Black-topped Pot, 3700-3450 BCE
    Ceramic (Nile silt clay)
    Height: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1999.55.1

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    Drinking Cup (Skyphos)

    Unknown artist, Italo-Greek, Southern Italy
    Drinking Cup (Skyphos), 375-350 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.089

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    Wine Jug (Oinochoe)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Wine Jug (Oinochoe), ca. 430 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 22.2 cm (8 3/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.090

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    Wine Jug (Oinochoe)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Corinth
    Wine Jug (Oinochoe), ca. 550 BCE
    Terracotta, black-figure
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 77.003

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    Wine Jug (Oinochoe)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Wine Jug (Oinochoe), early 4th century BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.067

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    Stemmed Drinking Cup (Kylix)

    Unknown artist, Greek; Mycenaean, Greece
    Stemmed Drinking Cup (Kylix), ca. 1300 BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 20.3 cm (8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 31.001

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    Wine Jug (Oinochoe)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Wine Jug (Oinochoe), ca. 490 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 23.8 cm (9 3/8 inches) (Handbook 2008)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 22.213

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    Wine Jug (Oinochoe)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Rhodes
    Wine Jug (Oinochoe), ca. 610 BCE
    Terracotta
    Height: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 28.060

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    Storage Jar (Amphora)

    Unknown artist, Cypriote, Cyprus
    Storage Jar (Amphora), 7th century BCE
    Terracotta
    31.8 x 31.8 cm (12 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 39.124.1

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    Miniature Oil Flask (Lekythos)

    Unknown artist, Greek, Attica
    Miniature Oil Flask (Lekythos), late 5th century BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Anonymous gift 55.049

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    Jug

    Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
    German, 1710-present
    Jug, late 19th century
    Porcelain with underglaze blue, glaze and pewter
    32.4 x 21.6 x 15.2 cm (12 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Davenport West 63.001.35

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    Drinking Cup (Skyphos)

    Attributed to Lewis Painter
    Greek; attic, ca. 475BC-450BC
    Drinking Cup (Skyphos), ca. 480 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 25.072

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    Drinking Cup (Rhyton)

    Unknown artist, Italo-Greek, Southern Italy, Likely Tarentum
    Drinking Cup (Rhyton), after 350 BCE
    Terracotta, red-figure
    Height: 17.8 cm (7 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 26.166

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    Pig in a Pen

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Pig in a Pen, 1–200 CE
    Glazed earthenware
    7.5 x 22 x 23 cm (2 15/16 x 8 11/16 x 9 1/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs.