Herakles and Omphale, each wearing the garments of the other; with attendant women, youths and Centaurs. Put together from pieces, nearly complete.
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)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund
Roman, Augustan Period, 31 B.C.–A.D. 14
Place of Manufacture
Arretium (modern Arezzo), Tuscany, Italy
Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 009.
Height: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.) Diameter: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Arretine ware