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Reproduction of the Boxer Rhyton

Emile Gilliéron père

Period:
Late Minoan I
Date:
ca. 1600–1450 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
painted plaster
Dimensions:
H.: 18 3/8 x 6 5/8 in. (46.7 x 16.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Dodge Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.37.6
  • Description

    Excavated 1905 in portico 11 of the Piazzale Superiore at the villa of Agia Triadha, Crete.

    The original is in the Herakleion Archaeological Museum, Crete.

  • References

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 16, fig. 8.

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 21-22, fig. 12.

    Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 21-22, fig. 12.

    Haywood, Christina. 2000. All that glitters...: An exhibition of replicas of Aegean bronze age plate. Dublin: University College, Dublin, no. 10a-c.

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