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Terracotta scyphus (drinking cup) with barbotine decoration

Period:
Early Imperial
Date:
1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 7/8 in. (7.4 cm) diameter 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.846
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Reddish glazed two-handled cup with bands of leave and dots in barbotine.
Comfort, Howard. 1939. "Some Roman Barbotine Bowls and Their Connections." The Art Bulletin, 21(3): p. 276, fig. 6.

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