Two-handled dish

Greco-Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 473; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 125 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.247

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Swinging handles of flaring, nearly rectangular shape are attached beneath the rim, which has nice projections ending in knobs and a raised lip. Much corroded and encrusted. Two holes in bowl. Crusty green patina.

Provenance

Until 1884: Alfred Greenough Collection; 1884: inherited by his uncle, Charles H. Parker; bequest of Charles H. Parker to MFA, May 14, 1908

Credit Line

Bequest from Charles H. Parker