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Lion's head rhyton
Acroteri, Thera
16th cent. BC

Lion's head rhyton with fairly naturalistic features and a small pouring hole at the muzzle. Rhyta in the shape of animals or animals' heads were ceremonial vessels.

Clay
Height: 12 cm
Base diam.: 12,3-13,1 cm

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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