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Terracotta modiolus (drinking cup)

Period:
Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
Date:
ca. A.D. 5–40
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 6 in. (15.3 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.192.42
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 168
Fore-parts of horses, leaves, arabesques, satyr masks.
Alexander, Christine. 1943. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. United States of America 9. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 1. Arrentine Relief Ware. pl. XXX.1a–c, Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Toynbee, Jocelyn M.C. and J. B. Ward Perkins. 1950. "Peopled Scrolls: A Hellenistic Motif in Imperial Art." Papers of the British School at Rome, 18: p. 9, pl. IV, 2.

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