Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 033.
Legacy dimension: 0.113 H.
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Arretine ware
Not On View
Dancing girls, wearing crowns of long points, and separated by conventional floral ornaments. Inscribed RASINI MEMMI. Extensively restored in plaster.
By 1888: with Anselmo Gasparini (said to have been discovered in the gardens of Caesar outside the porta Portese); purchased by R. Lanciani from Anselmo Gasparini; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1888, for
$493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation