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Mould Fragment of a Bowl

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Upper half of figure of a woman, nude, and small portion of another figure. Signed by Tigranes of the workshop of M. Perennius.

Provenance

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. 041.

Dimensions

Height x length: 8.5 x 10 cm (3 3/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.864

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Arretine ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds