The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Vessberg Type 18. Unpierced handle. Mold-made. Discus: bestiarius using large cochlea to shield him from a bear; letters in relief below cochlea. Shoulder: right side, herring-bone wreath; left side, wolf (?) running towards man with raised arms. On concave base, circle of raised Greek letters: EYTYXHTOC.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2942, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.