Cup or basin
Place of Manufacture: North Africa
Height: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.); diameter: 15.3 cm (6 in.).
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Lezoux Ware
Not On View
Red glazed over red clay with barbotins (??). Ornamented on upper rim with a simple leaf and stem. Two nicks in rim.
Roman imitation of Arretine ware.
By 1888: with Alessandro Fausti; purchased by R. Lanciani from Alessandro Fausti; purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, 1888, for
$493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation