Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Amphoriskos

Period:
Cypro-Archaic II ?
Date:
600–480 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.486
Not on view
Wide-mouthed amphora with cable and lattice ornament.
From Cyprus

Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1885. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 1. pl. CXVIII.913, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 779, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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