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Terracotta one-handled cup

Period:
Late Minoan I
Date:
ca. 1600–1450 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Dark-on-light ware
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/16 in. (9.7 cm.) Diameter 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of American Exploration Society, 1907
Accession Number:
07.232.33
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
One-handled, bands and a row of birds or petals(?), dark-on-light ware.
From Gournia, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1929. "A New Classical Study Room." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 24(5): pp. 142-3, fig. 8.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 339, 341, fig. 247, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Scheffer, Thassilo von. 1935. Die Kultur der Griechen. pl. 15, Wien: Phaidon Press.

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