The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 173
White-painted decoration was the predominant style of the Chalcolithic period and reappeared at the end of the Early Cypriot III period. By the eighteenth century B.C., in the period after this vase was produced, White Painted Ware became the dominant type in Cypriot ceramics.
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Karageorghis, Vassos, Joan Mertens, and Marice E. Rose. 2000. Ancient Art from Cyprus: The Cesnola Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 35, p. 33, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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