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Flute player and five dancers separated by floral ornaments at the top of which are birds. Small pieces missing at center and edge.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; January 19, 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 74,100.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 04.6-04.37)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Roman,

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 068.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.8 x 19.6 cm (1 1/2 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.35

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds