The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Loeschcke Type 1A, with broad, ornate nozzle channel. Mold-made. Discus: crane facing left, with reeds and ground line; below crane's neck, a single filling hole, with a broad band of lines and grooves towards edge. Volutes flanking nozzle. Within incised base ring, uneven base, with impressed letters across center: FAVSTI, and small, impressed dots above and below.
Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings
Inscription: inscribed "FAVSTI"
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2864, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Bodel, John P. and Stephen Tracy. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA : A Checklist. p. 199, Rome: The American Academy in Rome.