Fragment of mold for bowl with youth attacking a bear

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 078.

Dimensions

Height x length: 7.8 x 9 cm (3 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.851

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Part of signature (PERE)NNI. A nude youth rushing to right (in inpression) attacks a bear with an axe.

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