Fragment of mold of bowl

Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 072.

Dimensions

Height x length: 6.5 x 12.8 cm (2 9/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.846

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Signed TIG. At right (in impression) a youth dancing to left; at left a full-draped and veiled woman. Between them and behind the woman, large conventionalized flowers. Above, rows of dots and bucrania with festoons.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund