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Silver drinking cup

Period:
Late Hellenistic or Republican
Date:
1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Silver, gold
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 5/16 x 6 15/16 in. (5.9 x 17.7 cm)
Classification:
Gold and Silver
Credit Line:
The Bothmer Purchase Fund, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.11.6.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
Kylix with palmettes on the handles. One of a pair.
Picón, Carlos A. and Joan R. Mertens. 1992. "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 1991–1992: Ancient World." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 50(2): p. 11.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1992. "One Hundred Twenty-second Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1991 through June 30, 1992." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 122: p. 37.

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