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Terracotta spouted cup

Period:
Early Minoan II
Date:
ca. 2600–2200 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm) diameter 5 1/16 in. (12.8 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard B. Seager, 1926
Accession Number:
26.31.438
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Mottled red and black ware with a polished surface.
From Vasiliki, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 13, 162, pl. 2a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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