Ladle

Ladle
Ladle
Date:
ca. 1th century BC–2th century AD
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Bronze
Dimensions:
10 (25.4 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Roman
Accession Number:
1991.44.23
Acquisition Date:
1991-09-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Otto Meyer

The shallow, circular bowl with a long, narrow handle terminating in the head of a swan. The ladle was mot probably used for dipping wine out of large vessels to fill drinking cups.

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