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Amphoriskos

Period:
Cypro-Geometric III
Date:
850–750 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.624
Not on view
Miniature wine amphora with pointed bottom, handle across lip, and horizontal bands.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 856, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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