The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Colorless (?). Rim folded over and in to horizontal mouth; short, cylindrical neck, tooled in around base; piriform body; small, flat bottom. Intact; many bubbles; deep pitting and iridescent weathering.
From Cyprus, said to be from a tomb at Idalion (modern Dali)
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. LXXVII, 15, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5204, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.