Barbotine Beaker

Roman Provincial
1st century B.C. to A.D.


Dimensions

10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1280

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Plain band below rim; most of wall covered with irregular short raised lines. Small piece of rim missing; hole in bottom.
Thin grayish clay, very hard; offset rim, two thin loop handles, flat bottom.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; March 7, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 47.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer