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Vessel

Fragmentary vase pale green of alabastron shape with two small vertical handles; decorated in relief in several horizontal bands separated by black lines; (from top down:) bands 1-3: floral motifs, bands 4 and 5: rows of animals. Missing: rim, part of neck, one handle, large part of body,...

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Provenance

Said to come from Cnidos (Asia Minor).

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Cnidos?, Asia Minor

Accession Number

50.2304

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels