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Mould Fragment of a Bowl

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Arretine Ware fragment. All but lower portion of bearded satyr, emptying a wine-skin; at left (in impression); part of a lyre and a hand playing it; in background a fluted column. Signed by C[ERDO] ? of the workshop of M. Perennius.


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, Augustan Period, 31 B.C.–A.D. 14

Catalogue Raisonné

Arretine Pottery (MFA), no. 017.


Height x length: 7 x 7.8 cm (2 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware


The Ancient World


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