molds and Bowls

Greek
Hellenistic Period
2nd century B.C.


Dimensions

8 x 9 cm (3 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.08.33a

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Mold for a plaque of a Pergamene vase. Symplegma or embrace between courtesan and youth in front of a couch and low table.

Provenance

1898, acquired by Edward Perry Warren (b. 1860 - d. 1928); 1908, gift of Edward Perry Warren and Fiske Warren to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 28. 1908)

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren and Edward Perry Warren