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Bell with a zoomorphic handle

Period:
Cypro-Archaic II
Date:
ca. 600–480 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta; wheel-made
Dimensions:
H. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm); diameter 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.822
Not on view
Bell with an animal head as the handle.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 742, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2004. The Cesnola Collection: Terracottas. cat. 265, CD-ROM. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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