Terracotta straight-sided cup, Terracotta, Minoan

Terracotta straight-sided cup

Period:
Middle Minoan IIIA-B
Date:
ca. 1750–1600 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm.)
Diameter 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of American Exploration Society, 1907
Accession Number:
07.232.16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Decorated with spiral ornament in white.
From Gournia, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): pp. 32–33, fig. 6.

Robinson, David Moore. 1950. "A Small Hoard of Mycenaean Vases and Statuettes." American Journal of Archaeology, 54(1): p. 1 n. 5.