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Stemmed Bowl

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Very shallow bowl with grooved rim, and four female heads with long wigs molded and attached to sides. Very high stem with horizontal grooves; wide flaring foot. Some restoration in plaster.

Provenance

By date unknown: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 13, 1958: loaned to MFA by Horace L. Mayer (as 116.58); gift of Horace L. Mayer to MFA, December 11, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Italic, Etruscan, 6th century B.C.

Dimensions

11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

58.1293

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels