Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History



  • Simpulum (ladle), 2nd century a.d.; Mid–Imperial
    Roman
    Bronze; Unfolded 18 7/16 in. (46.8 cm), folded 10 1/4 in. (26.1 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1988 (1988.11.1)

    This ladle has an unusually long, hinged handle for drawing wine or oil from a deep storage container.

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  • Simpulum (ladle), 2nd century A.D.; Mid-Imperial
    Roman
    Bronze; Unfolded 18 7/16 in. (46.8 cm), folded 10 1/4 in. (26.1 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1988 (1988.11.1)


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