Terracotta juglet, Terracotta, Minoan

Terracotta juglet

Period:
Late Minoan IIIA2
Date:
ca. 1375–1300 B.C.
Culture:
Minoan
Medium:
Terracotta; Fine painted ware
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, by exchange, 1914
Accession Number:
14.89.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The body is decorated with horizontal bands, and the shoulder is decorated with rays.
From Kavousi, Crete

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. "Greek Prehistoric Art." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 10(1): p. 9.