Terracotta conical rhyton (vase for liquid offerings)
- Late Minoan I
- ca. 1600–1500 B.C.
- H. 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm)
H. including restored handle 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of American Exploration Society, 1907
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Among the various forms of rhyton from the latter part of the Bronze Age, the conical type is particularly common, not only in terracotta but also in stone, faience, and silver.