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Art of the Ancient Mediterranean World

Photograph by Peggy Tenison

Amphora (Jar) with Herakles and the Nemean Lion
Attributed to Group E
Greek, Athenian, circa 550–540 BC
Terracotta
h. 14 in. (35.4 cm); diam. 9 1/4 in. (23.3 cm)
Gift of Gilbert M. Denman, Jr., 86.134.40