The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Loeschcke Type 8. Unpierced handle. Mold-made. Discus: oak wreath around central filling hole; second filling hole near edge behind nozzle. On shoulder: herring-bone wreath. On concave base near edge, in small Greek letters: ЄPMIAN.
Broken and partially repaired with cracks across discus, most of nozzle missing, and large hole in front of bowl.
Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings
Signature: Hermianos : EPMIAN[O]
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2882, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Bailey, Donald M. 1965. "Lamps in the Victoria and Albert Museum." Opuscula Atheniensia, 7: p. 18.