Wine Vessel with Spotted Antelope
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: African Storage Annex, East Gallery, 1st Floor
The Meroitic Period in Nubia (circa 270 b.c.e.–c.e. 350) witnessed great and varied achievements in the art of painted pottery. This pot, decorated with a running antelope and vine leaves, is one of a small number of vessels attributed to an artist known as the Antelope Painter.
2nd-3rd century C.E.
10 13/16 x 16 3/4 in. (27.5 x 42.5 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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The Antelope Painter. Wine Vessel with Spotted Antelope, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Pottery, painted, 10 13/16 x 16 3/4 in. (27.5 x 42.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 71.84. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 71.84_SL1.jpg)
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