Fragment of mold of bowl

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 046.

Dimensions

Height x length: 7 x 7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.860

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Face, arms, and part of figure of girl playing double flutes; in front of her a large conventional ornament, of which only ears of wheat are left.

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