Beaker with medallions of barbotine dots - ROM2010_11689_23

ROM2010_11689_23

Beaker with medallions of barbotine dots

Medium:Wheel thrown earthenware with slip-trailed decoration
Geography: Found in London, UK
Date: c. 50-160 AD
Period: Roman Imperial period
Dimensions:
7.6 x 8.3 cm
Object number: 929.49.1
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome: Britain and Ireland to the time of the Romans
DescriptionPottery for daily use was always needed by the occupying Roman army and the civilian population. It was supplied in a wide range of shapes and ware by both local workshops and distant large scale pottery-making centres (such as Gaul in modern France).
Collection:
Roman World
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