Fragment of a terrracotta amphora (jar)

Terracotta; black-figure | 5.4 x 6.4cm | Ca. 530 B.C.

Unknown Artist

Man and warrior

The two letters in the field between the figures may be the end of a signature, Amasis mepoiesen, Amasis made me.

Credit: Purchase, Nicholas S. Zoullas Gift, 1985
Object: 1985.11.2

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2018
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