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Ancient Art

Fragment of mold for bowl

early 2nd Century

Light brown clay

21 × 11.4 cm. (8 1/4 × 4 1/2”) D. of bowl about 21 cm. (8 1/2”).
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.539
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman, Gaulish
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Geslin auction sale.

Bibliography: 

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases at Yale University, 1st ed. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1922), 250–51, no. 539.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 303, no. 120, pl. 120.

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