Fragment of mold of bowl

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 124.

Dimensions

Height x length: 6.5 x 7.5 cm (2 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.820

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Principal decoration a row of acanthus leaves, with spiral points projecting from them; above, a row of rosettes; below, another, smaller.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1898, for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund