Fragment of early relief ware bowl
7.6 cm (3 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, mold-made relief ware
Not On View
Bottom decorated with a four-petaled rosette enclosed in a circle. Around it are six broad lotus leaves with overfalling tips. Above each lotus leaf springs a tall fern-like leaf, and between the lotus leaves spring tall acanthus leaves. Above, interlocking maeanders and an a volute frieze.
By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Italy.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900