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Ancient Greek pottery

Ancient Greek pottery

The masterpieces of ancient Greek potters are important archeological artifacts.

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vase, vase painting, black-figure, red-figure, antiquity, Greek, pot, Ancient Greek, amphora, calyx, clay, ceramics, art, decoration, mythology

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