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Terracotta kylix (cup)

Period:
Cypro-Archaic II
Date:
600–480 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 6 15/16 in. (17.6 cm); diameter 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.470
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Kylix with zone of lotus flowers, above it a zone of vertical bands and dots.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 680, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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