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Terracotta cup

Date:
late 1st century B.C.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; red slip ware
Dimensions:
H. 9.98 cm. Diameter 14.75 cm.
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.838
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Deep red glazed cup with raised decoration of masks, shells and anthemion; shell feet.
1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 70, p. 270.

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