Fragmentary bowl with Cupid on a column between couples making love

Roman
Early Imperial period
late 1st century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Tuscany, Arretium (modern Arezzo)

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 053.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 14 x 10.6 cm (5 1/2 x 4 3/16 in.) Overall: 19.1 x 15.9 x 8.3 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.109

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two coitus groups. Between them, Eros on a pillar. Thirteen fragments joined together. Foot missing.

Provenance

By 1912: with E. P. Warren; gift of E. P. Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren