Oinoche, Trefoil, Greek Black Figure Vessel

Rotating Greek vase

Greece, mid-late 6th century CE
Terracotta
4 3/4" height; 3 1/4" diameter
Gift of Harvey and Deborah Breverman, 2013.HB.106

Oinoche vessels were typically used to hold wine in ancient Greece, and can vary in size. Small versions were sometimes associated with children's burials.


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Close up of the left side of the vessel

Close up of the front of the vessel


Close up of the right side of the vessel

Close up of the right side of the vessel