Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Terracotta scyphus (drinking cup)

Period:
Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian
Date:
1st half of 1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; lead-glazed
Dimensions:
H. 8.00 cm. Diameter 8.00 cm.
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.78
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Lead-glazed cup with floral decoration.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1930. The H. O. Havemeyer Collection: A Catalogue of the Temporary Exhibition, March 10-November 2. p. 111, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. "The Exhibition of the H.O. Havemeyer Collection: Classical Art." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 25 (3): p. 75.

Hochuli-Gysel, Anne. 1977. Kleinasiatische glasierte Reliefkeramik, (50 v. Chr. bis 50 n. Chr.) und ihre oberitalienischen Nachahmungen. no. T114, p. 158, Bern: Stämpfli.

Frelinghuysen, Alice Cooney, Gary Tinterow, Susan Alyson Stein, Gretchen Wold, and Julia Meech. 1993. Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection p. 117, pl. 106, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Related Objects

Terracotta scyphus (drinking cup)

Date: 1st half of 1st century A.D. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 37.128.3 On view in:Gallery 171

Terracotta cup

Date: early 1st century A.D. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 18.145.29 On view in:Gallery 171

Fragmentary terracotta scyphus (drinking cup)

Date: 1st half of 1st century A.D. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 17.194.1689 On view in:Gallery 171

Terracotta scyphus (drinking cup)

Date: 2nd century A.D. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 17.194.881 On view in:Gallery 171

Terracotta scyphus (drinking cup) with barbotine decoration

Date: 1st century A.D. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 17.194.846 On view in:Gallery 171