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Terracotta one-handled cup

Period:
Middle Minoan IIIA or possibly Hellenistic
Date:
ca. 1750–1700 B.C. or 3rd–1st century B.C.
Culture:
Minoan or Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ashmolean Museum, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The way that the handle is attached to the inside of the lip is unusual for a Minoan cup.
From Knossos, Crete

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