Fragment of mold of bowl

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 113.

Dimensions

Height x length: 7.4 x 15 cm (2 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.819

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Principal decoration lions’ skins, suspended; most of one of these preserved, and parts of two others. Signed [inscription]. Worn.

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