Bowl

Roman Provincial
Roman III Period
about A.D. 250


Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 240.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.044 H. 0.13 D.

Accession Number

72.49

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Late Roman Red Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Plain bright red; faint lines around vase.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus; said to be from Alambra); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription