Mold for a bowl

Roman
Augustan Period
31 B.C.–A.D. 14


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

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 009.

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.) Diameter: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.870

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Herakles and Omphale, each wearing the garments of the other; with attendant women, youths and Centaurs. Put together from pieces, nearly complete.

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