A GREEK FAIENCE FIGURAL ARYBALLOS
CIRCA MID 6TH CENTURY B.C.
In the form of a hedgehog, turquoise in color with black details, incised crosshatching for the spines, with elongated ears, bulging eyes, and a protruding nose, indentations for the nostrils, vertical incisions for the forepaws, the body on a broad base, the flat disk rim with a supporting strap handle
2½ in. (6.4 cm.) high