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Terracotta amphora

Period:
Middle Cypriot
Date:
1900–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta; White Painted Ware
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1098
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Amphora with globular body, zigzag bands and lattice panels.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 174, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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