University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:50-1-26
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 4.6 cm
Length: 10.5 cm
Outside Diameter:7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. R. Hare Davis, 1950

Description

Intact. Clay greenish-buff to grey; traces of thick white slip. Low base ring and pierced lug handle. Nozzle relatively long and heartshaped, with a central groove. Plain rim, with a knob at either side. Relief mask in the discus, its mouth serving as filling hole. Shallow depression at the center of the bottom probably contained stamped or molded signature, now illegible.


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