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On the lip there are two holes, probably for handles; they are on opposite sides. Below the lip there is a rolled fillet molding between two grooves. In the center of the bottom is an engraved dot, or turning mark, and outside this, halfway to the outer curve of the profile, an incised, circular...

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By date unknown: Richard R. Wagner Collection (acquired in Istanbul); gift of Richard R. Wagner to MFA, September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Greco-Roman, Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period, probably 50 B.C.–A.D. 50

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 474.


Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

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The Ancient World