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Terracotta cup

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
ca. 200–150 B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
2 1/2 x 5 1/4in. (6.4 x 13.4cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5843
Not on view
Vessels of this type may have been imported into Cyprus from the eastern Aegean.
From Cyprus

Karageorghis, Vassos, Joan Mertens, and Marice E. Rose. 2000. Ancient Art from Cyprus: The Cesnola Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 458, pp. 280-1, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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