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Terracotta bowl

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. A.D. 1–300
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 11/16 in. (6.8 cm) diameter 3 11/16 in. (9.4 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.863
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Orange glazed bowl with barbotine design of raised ribs.
Said to be from Gaul

1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan. no. 220, p. 288.

Comfort, Howard. 1939. "Some Roman Barbotine Bowls and Their Connections." The Art Bulletin, 21(3): p. 276, fig. 7.

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