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Terracotta jug

Period:
Early Cypriot III-Middle Cypriot I
Date:
ca. 2000–1800 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta; Black Polished Ware
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/16 in. (11 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1247
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Beaked spout, incised bands and dotted zigzags.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 137, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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