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Handle of patera

Fragment of the rim with handle attached. Decorations are volutes, with a club in the middle.


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

Roman, Imperial Period, Early 1st century A.D.

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 139.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Eastern Sigillata Ware


The Ancient World