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Terracotta goblet

Period:
Middle Minoan I
Date:
ca. 2100–1900 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Diameter 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, by exchange, 1911
Accession Number:
11.186.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Decorated with a white band on dark slip.
From Knossos, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Cretan Pottery." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 7(2): pp. 31–32, fig. 5.

Evans, Arthur J. 1921. The Palace of Minos: A Comparative Account of the Successive Stages of the Early Cretan Civilization as Illustrated by the Discoveries at Knossos, Vol. 1. p. 173, fig. 122, London: Macmillan & Co.

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