The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Loeschcke Type 1. Mold-made. Discus: vine wreath with bunches of grapes, arranged around a central filling hole, tied with taenia at top, with a single groove towards edge. Volutes flanking nozzle. Within incised base ring, a slightly concave base, with incised letters across center: ROMASIS.
Broken and repaired, with numerous losses to discus, nozzle, and body.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2845, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Bodel, John P. and Stephen Tracy. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA : A Checklist. p. 199, Rome: The American Academy in Rome.