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Bowl fragment, Phoenician inscription

ca. 389 B.C.
Marble, white
Overall: 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 7/8 in. (8.3 x 12.1 x 2.2 cm)
Cesnola Inscriptions
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
Not on view
From Cyprus From the sanctuary of Phoenician diety Eshmun-melqarth, Kition, Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1808, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Teixidor, Javier. 1976. "The Phoenician Inscriptions of the Cesnola Collection." Metropolitan Museum Journal, 11: no. 1, pp. 56-57.

Yon, Marguerite. 2004. Kition-Bamboula V. Kition Dans Les Textes: Testimonia litteraires et epigraphiques et corpus des inscriptions., V. no. 1006, p. 175, Paris: Éditions Recherché sur les Civilisations.

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