Samian cup

Description
This drinking cup is stamped with the maker’s mark ‘OFMOD’. It was made in France by a man named Modestus.
Accession Loan No.
120/1931/107
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
samian cup
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
samian cup
Dimensions
whole height 60 mm; whole diameter 130 mm; base diameter 50 mm
Cultural Group
Roman
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Year Low
50
Production Year High
150
Family Group

Material
pottery; samian ware
Collector / Excavator
Devon Archaeological Exploration Society
Collection Site Name
North Street West
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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