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Terracotta kylix (drinking cup)

Period:
Archaic
Date:
late 7th–6th century B.C.
Culture:
East Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm); diameter 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1374
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Kylix of reddish clay with black bands.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1732, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 43, 189, pl. 29i, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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