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Terracotta kylix (drinking cup)

Period:
Late Helladic III
Date:
ca. 1400–1050 B.C.
Culture:
Mycenaean
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm.) Diam. 5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1021.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Two-handled cup on high foot with bands and tongues around the body.
From Ialysos, Rhodes

Canessa, Ercole and Arthur Sambon. 1904. Vases Antiques de Terre Cuite: Collection Canessa, Bibliothèque du Musée. no. 209, p. 55, pl. XVII, Paris.

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