Fragment of a bowl

Roman Provincial
Early Imperial Period
mid-1st century A.D.


Place of Manufacture: Gaul

Dimensions

Width: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1995.33

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pinkish buff clay; lustrous yellow-buff and orange marblized slip, on interior and exterior.. Fragment of a bowl with an everted rim and rolled lip; very thin ridge on the outside surface marks the line where rim and body join.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Peter Sharrer, New York; April 27, 1988: purchased by Brian T. Aitken from Peter Sharrer; gift of Brian T. Aitken to MFA, January 25, 1995

Credit Line

Gift of Brian T. Aitken