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Terracotta globular flask

Period:
Late Helladic IIIA
Date:
ca. 1400–1300 B.C.
Culture:
Mycenaean or Cypro-Mycenaean
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.758
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Globular flask, horizontal type, with two handles and broad and narrow bands.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 427, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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