File:Cup Idalion Louvre N3454.jpg

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Original file(3,150 × 2,425 pixels, file size: 3.66 MB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Object

Artist
Unknown
Object type Cup
Description
English: Cup with mythological scenes, a sphinx frieze and the representation of a king vanquishing his enemies. The center contains a version of the "Flower of life" geometrical pattern. Cypro-Archaic I (8th–7th centuries BC). From Idalion, Cyprus.
Français : Coupe ornée de combats mythologiques, d'une frise de sphinx et d'un roi terrassant des ennemis. Chypro-Archaïque (VIIIe-VIIe siècles av. J.-C.). Provenance : Idalion, Chypre.
Date between circa 700 and circa 600 BC
Medium electrum and gold
Levant, room 21: Chypre. Sully, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Near Eastern Antiquities).
Accession number
N 3454 Info non-talk.svg
Object history purchased by Félicien de Saulcy
Credit line : given by Félicien de Saulcy
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 23848
Permission
(Reusing this file)
Public domain

This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.


Dialog-warning.svg You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public domain in the United States.

Photograph

Date
Photographer Marie-Lan Nguyen
Source Own work
Permission
(Reusing this file)
Public domain I, the copyright holder of this work, release this work into the public domain. This applies worldwide.
In some countries this may not be legally possible; if so:
I grant anyone the right to use this work for any purpose, without any conditions, unless such conditions are required by law.

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeThumbnailDimensionsUserComment
current18:14, 5 January 2007Thumbnail for version as of 18:14, 5 January 20073,150 × 2,425 (3.66 MB)Jastrow (talk | contribs){{Louvre-ext |Unknown |Cup with mythological scenes, a sphinx frieze and the representation of a king vanquishing his enemies. Electrum, Cypro-Archaic I (8th–7th centuries BC). From Idalion, Cyprus. |Unspecified |Purchase, 1853 |N 3454 |Department of Or
  • You cannot overwrite this file.

There are no pages that link to this file.

File usage on other wikis

The following other wikis use this file:

Metadata