Mould Fragment of a Cup

Roman
Augustan Period
31 B.C.–A.D. 14


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 073.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.11 x 0.06

Accession Number

98.849

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment, Molds

Arretine Ware fragment. At right (in impression) a youth clapping his hands; facing him two draped women, one playing a lyre; behind them a male figure (face and arms missing) playing a scabellum.

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