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Skyphos

Period:
Geometric
Date:
8th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
2 5/8 x 6 9/16 in. (6.71 x 16.61 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.478
Not on view
Two-handled bowl with geometric ornament with birds and rosettes.
From Cyprus

Gabrici, Ettore. 1913. "Cuma." Monumenti Antichi, 22(2): p. 407, n. 2, fig. 157.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1704, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Gjerstad, Einar, Yves Calvet, Vassos Karageorghis, and Jean-Paul Thalmann. 1977. Greek Geometric and Archaic Pottery Found in Cyprus. pl. VI, Stockholm: Svenska Institutet i Athen.

Coldstream, John Nicolas. 1979. "Geometric Skyphoi in Cyprus." Report of the Department of Antiquities, Cyprus (RDAC), : p. 261, n. 2.

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