Trivulzio Diatreta Cup

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Carole Raddato
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Trivulzio Diatreta Cup

The so-called Trivulzio Diatreta Cup, a 4th century CE luxury glass cup consisting of an inner beaker and an outer cage of decoration with circular geometrical patterns. Around the surface runs an inscription in Latin "BIBE VIVAS MULTIS ANNIS": "Drink and live many years". (Civico museo archeologico di Milano)

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, April 08). Trivulzio Diatreta Cup. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2553/

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Raddato, Carole. "Trivulzio Diatreta Cup." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 08, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2553/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Trivulzio Diatreta Cup." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 08 Apr 2014. Web. 14 Aug 2020.

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