Fragment of mold of bowl

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 045.

Dimensions

Height x length: 8 x 7.6 cm (3 1/8 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

98.858

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

At left (in impression) a youth playing the lyre; face and front half of figure to knees. Opposite a flute-girl, playing double flutes. Feet and small part of back missing.

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