Fragment of bowl with an erotic scene (symplegma)

Roman
Early Imperial Period
1st century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 054.

Dimensions

Height x length: 8.5 x 11.7 x 11.4 x 3.5 cm (3 3/8 x 4 5/8 x 4 1/2 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.08.33e

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vase, fragment of Arretine bowl. Part of wall preserved. At rim, band of dots above ovolo pattern. Symplegma, two youths; at left, draped woman. Below, small rosettes.

Provenance

By 1899: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bourguignon Sale, 1899); 1908: gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA; accessioned 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren