Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Torch-holder

Date:
6th–4th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
diameter of saucer 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.370
Not on view
Shaped like large candlestick standing in wide saucer. Without decoration.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 797, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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