Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Kylix, lip-cup

ca. 500 B.C.
Greek, Attic
Terracotta; black-figure
3 1/4in. (8.3cm) Other: 5 5/8in. (14.3cm)
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
Not on view
On lip: A and B, two boxers sparring.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1736, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. United States of America 11. The Metropolitan Museum of Art 2. Attic Black-Figured Kylikes. pls. XIII, XXXVIII, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Maffre, Jean-Jacques. 1971. "Vases grecs dans la collection Zénon Piéridès à Larnaca (Chypre)." Bulletin de Correspondance Hellénique, Vol. 95: p. 649, n. 68.

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