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Mold for a bowl (modern forgery)

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Decorated with four large masks, two each of infant satyrs and bearded satyrs alternating; crossed thyrsi between them, with festooned necklaces of pendants. Inscribed.

Provenance

By 1900: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Arezzo); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, February 1900

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Roman, Modern,

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 102.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 13.2 x 23 cm (5 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.317

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds