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Terracotta jug

Period:
Early Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 3000–2000 B.C.
Culture:
Anatolian
Medium:
Terracotta; hand-made
Dimensions:
H. 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1343
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
This vase was probably imported to Cyprus from western Anatolia.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 144a, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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