Fragment of mold for bowl with youth attacking a boar

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 079.

Dimensions

Height x length: 7.4 x 9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.853

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

A youth rushing to right (in impression) attacking a boar (head and forelegs left) with a short spear.

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