Mould Fragment of a Bowl

Roman
Augustan Period
31 B.C.–A.D. 14


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 038.

Dimensions

Height x length: 8 x 10.5 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.866

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment, Molds

Arretine Ware fragment. Youth reclining on couch, stretching his right arm towards a hetaira, of whose figure only the head and bust remain.

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