25.7 x 23.5 cm (10 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .257 H. .235 W.
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Red clay with traces of white coating; originally in four pieces; near the top is a sunken panel with the inscription in raised letters. By October 2001, the object had become unglued and is in six pieces. Inscription in Latin on two lines: GDECIMI/OCTAVYS
By 1876: Charles C. Perkins Collection; gift of Charles C. Perkins to MFA, 1876
Gift of Charles C. Perkins