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 base, circle of raised Greek letters. Filling hole slightly damaged to right side.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2930, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.