5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm) Other: 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm) Diam. of rim: 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Translucent yellow green; handle in same color. Thick tubular rim folded out, over, and in; concave neck, expanding downward; sloping shoulder; slightly convex sides to body, tapering sharply downward; small concave bottom; strap handle applied in two large splayed claw pads to shoulder, drawn up and outward, curved in, with a vertical fold as thumb rest above rim, and then trailed on to outer edge of rim and top of neck. Intact; some bubbles, elongated on neck; pitting and dulling, with weathering and iridescence.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5448, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Lightfoot, Christopher S. 2017. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art : Ancient Glass. no. 159, pp. 145–46, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.