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Gold cup

Period:
Late Helladic I
Date:
ca. 1550–1500 B.C.
Culture:
Helladic, Mycenaean
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Height: 2 x 3 1/4 in. (5.1 x 8.3 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter C. Baker, 1961
Accession Number:
61.71
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
Gold cup with narrow foot and flared rim.
Hôtel Drouot. April 23-24, 1920. Catalogue des antiquités égyptiennes, grecques et romaines: objets d'art et de haute curiosité du Moyen Age et de la Renaissance: composant la Collection de Feu M. Alfred André. no. 63, p. 13.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1984. "A Greek and Roman Treasury." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 42(1): no. 4, pp. 6, 17.

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