Handle of patera

Roman
Imperial Period
Early 1st century A.D.


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 139.

Dimensions

Length x width: 4.3 x 7 cm (1 11/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.835

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Eastern Sigillata Ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of the rim with handle attached. Decorations are volutes, with a club in the middle.

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