Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Terracotta jug

Period:
Cypro-Archaic II
Date:
600–480 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 10 5/8 in. (27 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.578
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Jug with one handle, moulded neck, bands, concentric circles, and details in white.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 879, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Related Objects

Terracotta jug

Date: ca. 750–600 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 74.51.509 On view in:Gallery 174

Terracotta jug

Date: ca. 400–323 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 74.51.573 On view in:Gallery 175

Terracotta head of a woman wearing a stephane

Date: ca. 400–310 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 74.51.1459 On view in:Gallery 175

Terracotta model of a ship

Date: ca. 600–480 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 74.51.1752 On view in:Gallery 174

Terracotta jug with a pitcher-spout

Date: 310–150 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 74.51.544 On view in:Gallery 171