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Terracotta flask

Period:
Early Cypriot III-Middle Bronze Age
Date:
ca. 2000–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta; Red Polished Ware
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/16 in. (28.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1350
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Flask with horned handle, horizontal and vertical straight and wavy lines.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 159, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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