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Early Helladic cup
Early Helladic cup

Early Helladic cup

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Euboea, circa 2800 BC

The original bowl is made of heavy hammered sheet gold with incised linear decoration comes from northern Euboea and dates to the Early Bronze Age, around 2800 B.C. The costliness of the material p... Read More

Euboea, circa 2800 BC

The original bowl is made of heavy hammered sheet gold with incised linear decoration comes from northern Euboea and dates to the Early Bronze Age, around 2800 B.C. The costliness of the material points to a ritual function. By virtue of its precise workmanship and balanced proportions this bowl is ranked among the few preserved masterpieces of Early Helladic metalwork. Inv. No 1516

Sterling silver replica
Height 8.7 cm, Diameter 8.5 cm
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