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Bronze kylix (drinking cup)

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 4 1/8 x 8 7/16 in. (10.5 x 21.4 cm) Diam.: 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of Norbert Schimmel, in honor of Dietrich von Bothmer, 1969
Accession Number:
69.266
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Stemmed cup with elongated handles.
Dillon, Douglas and Thomas Hoving. 1970. "One-Hundredth Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art for the Fiscal Year 1969-1970 Report of the President and the Director." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 29(2): p. 83.

von Bothmer, Dietrich and Joan R. Mertens. 1982. The Search for Alexander: Supplement to the Catalogue. no. S52, p. 15, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Milleker, Elizabeth J. 1992. "Ancient Art: Gifts from The Norbert Schimmel Collection." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 49(4): p. 60.

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