Fragment of mold of bowl

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 044.

Dimensions

Height x length: 7.2 x 7.9 cm (2 13/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.855

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Youth in chlamys stands, playing on lyre; in front the knees of a seated flute-girl and ends of flutes. Behind him the head and shoulders of a man, reclining on a cushion.

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