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Terracotta stemless kylix (drinking cup)

Period:
Classical
Date:
ca. 500–475 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; black glaze, coral red
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/16 in. (5.3 cm); diameter 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1385
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Reddish clay with a black band around the rim.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1734, 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. XXXV, XLII, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

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