BZ.1938.32, Ladle

BZ.1938.32, Ladle

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Late Hellenistic Greek or Roman, third–first century BCE

Silver, 18.5 cm x 5.1 cm x 5.1 cm (7 5/16 in. x 2 in. x 2 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this bowl from the Beirut dealer Elias (Elie) Bustros through Royall Tyler in October 1937.