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Amphora

MO 63.539
Amphora
Maker unknown
Cambodia
Silver plated
18"
Tall vase with two caryatid handles detailed with dragon heads in repoussé and finely chased lines. Four large floral relief-ornamented lobes decorate the footed base and shoulder.
This amphora was presented to Mrs. Kennedy by Prince Norodom Sihanouk, King of Cambodia (1941-55, 1993-2004) in November of 1967.
Norodom Sihanouk, King of Cambodia (1941-55, 1993-2004), Prime Minister (1952-68)
National Archives and Records Administration. Office of Presidential Libraries. John F. Kennedy Library. (04/01/1985- )
Donated to the United States
JFKSG-MO-1963-539