4 3/4in. (12.1cm)
Other: 2 1/16in. (5.2cm)
Diam. of rim: 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Translucent pale yellow green. Plain, rounded rim; flaring mouth; cylindrical neck, expanding slightly downward and with tooling grooves around base; elongated conical body with convex sides; slightly concave bottom. Intact; a few bubbles and black impurities; patches of dulling and weathering; iridescence.
From Cyprus, said to be from a tomb at Idalion (modern Dali), according to the records following the Atlas.
Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1903. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 3, Plates & Text 1–150. pl. XCIX, 3, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5197, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.