Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Terracotta straight-sided cup

Period:
Middle Minoan IIB-IIIA
Date:
ca. 1800–1700 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Kamares ware
Dimensions:
H. as restored 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm.) Diameter as restored 2 3/4 in. (7 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Ashmolean Museum, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.28
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Decorated with a rosette and bands in white and orange.
From Knossos, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): p. 32.

Related Objects

Terracotta miniature one-handled cup

Date: ca. 1600–1525 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 50.11.6a–d On view in:Gallery 171

Terracotta straight-sided cup

Date: ca. 1750–1600 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 07.232.16 On view in:Gallery 171

Terracotta one-handled cup

Date: ca. 1750–1600 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 07.232.17 On view in:Gallery 171

Terracotta straight-sided cup

Date: ca. 1750–1700 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 11.186.11 On view in:Gallery 171

Terracotta straight-sided cup

Date: ca. 1950–1900 B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 11.186.9 On view in:Gallery 171