The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Colorless with greenish tinge. Rim folded out, over, and in, flattened on top; cylindrical neck expanding downward; bulbous body with convex sides; slightly concave bottom. Intact; many bubbles; pitting, weathering, and brilliant iridescence.
From Cyprus, said to be from a tomb at Idalion (modern Dali)
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5281, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.