Terracotta Megarian bowl
ca. 165–150 B.C.
Terracotta; mold made
h. 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm); d. 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm)
Gift of F. W. Rhinelander, 1898
inscribed "of Demetrios"
This bowl, like 98.8.26 nearby, is inscribed by the potter Demetrios. Although the decorative schemes differ, these bowls share a distinctive hemispherical profile suggesting that the workshop favored a specific shape of mold made ware.
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