Dish, shallow

Roman Provincial
A.D. 200–260


Place of Manufacture: North Africa (??)

Dimensions

Height: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.); diameter: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.).

Accession Number

88.609

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Lezoux Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red glazed, over red clay with barbotine decoration. Around edge are nondescript devices, stamped. Slightly broken.

Provenance

By 1888: with R. Lanciani (said to be from the gardens of Caesar); 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)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation