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Terracotta beaker

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Norman Jacobson, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.571.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
As well as the floral relief decoration, the beaker has a stamped inscription in Greek that reads, “Gift of Gorgios”
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