[Phanagoria Sphinx terracotta vessel] in the Hermitage in Saint Petersburg

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Title [Phanagoria Sphinx terracotta vessel] in the Hermitage in Saint Petersburg
Title Explanation .
Identification Status Title precised
Identification reason Inaccurate title in album
Title in Album Etruscan vases in the Hermitage in Saint Petersburg
Notes The picture shows a terracotta vessel in the shape of a sphynx, 5th century BC. One of 26 similar pieces discovered in a feminine necropolis (“Demeter’s priestess”) near Phanagoria (Taman peninsula in Russia).
Date Photo Taken Between 1906 and 1908
Library of Congress Number 20177
Mirrored Negative Number 288
Print in Album Various views and studies
De Facto Album Various views and studies
Number in the Album 38
Photo Type triple negative
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