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Fragment of mold for bowl with youth attacking a lion

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Upper half of youth, attacking a lion that is devouring a second youth.

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

Roman,

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 080.

Dimensions

Height x length: 7.6 x 12 cm (3 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.852

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds