Fragment of mold for a bowl

Roman
Imperial Period, Augustan
31 B.C.–A.D. 14


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Arretium (Arezzo)

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 001.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 10.8 x 22 cm (4 1/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.867

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Niké pouring a libation on an altar, approached by Apollo and Artemis; part of another figure behind Niké. Put together from three pieces.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund