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Terracotta one-handled cup

Period:
Late Minoan I
Date:
ca. 1600–1500 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm) diameter 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, by exchange, 1914
Accession Number:
14.89.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
One-handled cup, decorated with spirals.
From Priniatikos Pyrgos, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. "Greek Prehistoric Art." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 10 (1): p. 9.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 25, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Betancourt, Philip P. 1978. "LM IA Pottery from Priniatikos Pyrgos." Thera and the Aegean world : papers presented at the second International Scientific Congress, Santorini, Greece, August 1978, Vol. 1, Prof. Christos Doumas, ed. p. 386, London.

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