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Art and Art History Research Guide

A guide to doing research in Art and Art History at The Catholic University of America


This red-figure amphora depicting a seated youth was created in Greece's Attic region.

Attic Amphora


© Trustees of the British Museum
Object Type: Amphora
Materials: Pottery
Ware: Red figure
Production Place: Attica, Greece
Find spot: Nola, Naples region, Campania, Italy
Date: Attic period(?)

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This earthenware vase was made in the early 20th century.



© Trustees of the British Museum
Object Type: Vase
Materials: Earthenware
Techniques: Glazed
Production Person: Made by Tegel-en Faincefabriek. Designed by C J van der Hoef.
Production Place: Oegstgeest, near Leiden, Holland
Date: 1908-1910 (designed)