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Tripod

Period:
Cypro-Geometric I
Date:
1050–950 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
7 3/4in. (19.7cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.434
Not on view
Decorated with bands, wavy lines and lattice panels.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 512, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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