Greek votive miniature pottery wine cup groupM126
A group of five miniature black glaze pottery models of wine cups. Probably a votive assemblage from a tomb or sanctuary, representing offerings of wine.
Greek, 5th Century BC
1.5 – 3 cms tall, 3.1 – 4 cms wide
Extensive surface wear and some chipping as shown
Ex. collection: Theo Sarmas (1938 -2018), London, UK. Theo Sarmas was a collector of Greek and Byzantine art for several decades, his collection of Greek Byzantine coins is now held by Princeton University, New Jersey, USA.