The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Translucent pale yellow Knocked-off, uneven rim; bulging collar below; convex sides tapering downwards; plain concave bottom. Four large indents in body. One faint wheel-abraded horizontal line around top of body below collar. Intact; pinprick and larger bubbles; iridescence with patches of weathering on interior.
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. LXXX, 5, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5694, p. 512, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.