Mould Fragment of a Bowl

Roman
Augustan Period
31 B.C.–A.D. 14


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 017.

Dimensions

Height x length: 7 x 7.8 cm (2 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.842

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Arretine Ware fragment. All but lower portion of bearded satyr, emptying a wine-skin; at left (in impression); part of a lyre and a hand playing it; in background a fluted column.
Signed by C[ERDO]  of the workshop of M. Perennius.

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