There are two stamps on the handle. On the top is a large circular stamp with a central rose emblem; the surrounding inscription gives the name of the annual official Xenophon and the month Sminthios. On the side is a small square stamp with the letter B, representing the number 2.
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Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1972, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.