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Terracotta beak-spouted jar

Period:
Early Minoan II
Date:
ca. 2600–2200 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of American Exploration Society, 1907
Accession Number:
07.232.14
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Mottled red and black.
Excavated in Vasiliki, Crete, by Richard B. Seager (Hawes et al., 1908, p. 49)

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1908. "The Prehistoric Art of Greece in the Museum." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 3(2): pp. 25, 28, fig. 4.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): p. 31, fig. 3.

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