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Terracotta alabastron (jar)

Period:
Late Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 1600–1050 B.C.
Culture:
Mycenaean
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.767
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Two handles and horizontal and vertical bands.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 421, p. 47, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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