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Fragment of mold of cup

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In middle a youth dancing, with krotala; at right (in impression) a girl dancing, playing krotala; at left a youth walking towards the center. Alternating with the figures a conventionalized plant.

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. 070.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7 x 12 cm (2 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.848

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds