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Bowl with Winged Griffins
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Bowl with Winged Griffins


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Description A round-bottom bowl bears ornament in low relief arranged in registers separated by smooth bands. On the underside is a rosette. Above is a band with pairs of vertical bars. Around the center of the body is a band in which winged griffins alternate with panels bearing either checkerboard or diamond patterns. A wave pattern appears above.
Exhibitions
  • From Alexander to Cleopatra: Greek Art of the Hellenistic Age. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988-1989.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1922, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1922

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Period
3rd-2nd century BC (Hellenistic)
Medium
faience with glaze
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.364
Measurements
H: 3 13/16 x Diam: 5 3/4 in. (9.7 x 14.6 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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