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Terracotta jug with incised decoration

Period:
Late Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 1600–1050 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1250
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
This jug was likely inspired by Tell el-Yahudieh Ware pottery imported to Cyprus from Egypt.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 149, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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