This cup is a replica of an original from the 1st century AD excavated in the area of Trier. Cups like this were produced in South Gaul. In the workshops (officinae) where terra sigillata was made, techniques of semi mass production were used, as a result a lot of terra sigillata has been excavated.
This cup is made of red earthenware. It is decorated with a relief of a satyr. It has a height of approx. 5,5 cm and a diameter of 7,5 cm. This cup is completely handmade using the authentic method.
Height: 5.5 cm
Length: 7.5 cm
Width: 7.5 cm
Material: terra sigillata
Production method: cast
Weight: 0.34 kg
Based on a historic original: yes
Transport weight (gram): 1000 *
Washing-up instructions: Wash by hand, not suitable for dishwashing machines.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that sizes may vary lightly from piece to piece, and that the item is not tested by an official authority on suitability for food preparation.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.