Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364
Other: 6.2 x 3.9 x 1.5 cm (2 7/16 x 1 9/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tiles and cement
Not On View
Five rows of small bits of stone set in cement, three rows are white and two dull black. Uneven surface, ragged edges.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way