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Bronze cylindrical cup

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.264.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Decorated with five moulded bands on the outside; on the bottom, moulded concentric circles.
Said to be from Hauran, Syria

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 1736, p. 448, New York: Gilliss Press.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1933. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 49, 51, fig. 64, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1941. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 49, 51, fig. 64, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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