bronze rhyton with octopus motif

The rhyton shape was a ceremonial pouring vessel. The original of this one, dating to ca 1500BC, is in the museum in Heraklion in Crete. The octopus was a recurrent motif in the jewellery and art of the ancient Minoan civilisation.

bronze rhyton with octopus motif

SKU: BP-10
£100.00Price
  • Height: 20cm