Roman Pottery Cup - Circa 1st - 2nd Century AD


Roman Pottery Cup

c. 1st – 2nd  Century AD 

Height: 2 inches   Largest Diameter: 3.25 inches

A very fine ancient Roman terracotta cup – wheel turned and decorated with concentric spiral rings on the body.  The cup is footed and has a slightly flared rim.

A superior example of Roman provincial manufactured utility ware. Nicely shaped, delicately potted and in excellent condition with no cracks. The surface shows some light encrustation from burial.

From a private Midwestern collection – found in Anatolia in the 1960’s.

  • Inventory# PA-3591