5 3/4in. (14.6cm)
Other: 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm)
Diam. of rim: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Translucent pale green. Uneven rim folded out, round, and in, with thick rounded outer lip; cylindrical neck, expanding downward, tooled in around base; conical body, curving in to flat bottom. Intact; many bubbles; deep pitting and brilliant iridescence with areas of creamy brown weathering.
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, 2, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5107, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.