cup of Pythagoras

The "cup of Pythagoras" or "fair cup" or "bowl of liberty." Upon delivery to the cup created by Pythagoras himself and with this handing wine to his disciples. So if someone exceeded the measure and wanted to drink a little more, emptied the cup!

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Cup of Pythagoras or dikaia koupa - ceramics


The tradition of Pythagoras, around 530 BC participating in the supply of the city of Samos to impose the necessary steps in wine-drinking workers making a "fair cup".The function of  Cup of Pythagoras or “dikaia koupa” is based on the principles of Pythagoras’ hydraulics. Tradition says Pythagoras, during water supply works in Samos, around 5..

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