The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Translucent pale blue-green. Collared rim, with vertical, rounded lip; slender, cylindrical neck, tooled in around base; piriform body; concave bottom. Wheel-abraded decoration on body in horizontal bands; single fine line at top, then band of two fine lines flanking a broader groove, two more fine lines, and a single fine line at point of greatest diameter. Broken and repaired around body with two small holes in side; some elongated, large, and pinprick bubbles; patches of enamel-like weathering and iridescence.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5626, p. 512, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.