Terracotta askos (vessel) in the form of a bull

Period:
Middle Cypriot II–III
Date:
ca. 1800–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 13/16 in. (7.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.821
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 173
Bull-shaped vase with string-hole and cross-hatching.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 211, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.