Fragment of a vase

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 086.

Dimensions

Height x length: 6.1 x 5.6 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.805

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Horses of a biga, galloping to left (in impression). Arms of a cupid driving. In front one of the three goal-posts.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1898, for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund