12 June 2002
PROPERTY OF PROFESSOR AND MRS. SID PORT
A ROMAN BRONZE ARYBALLOS
Circa 1st Century A.D.
Spherical in form, on a disk base, with a short neck and wide, funnel-shaped mouth, ornamented with raised bands on the underside of the lip, neck and body, wheel-turned ridges on the underside of the foot, with a single handle arching up from the shoulders, bifurcated where it joins the rim
2 3/8 in. (6 cm) high
Gallery Archeologia, Montreal
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The form resembles earlier Greek pottery prototypes of the Talcott Class.
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