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Askos in the form of a bird

Period:
Middle Bronze Age
Date:
1900–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
3 3/4in. (9.5cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1043
Not on view
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 207, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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