Terracotta bowl fragment

Period:
Imperial
Date:
1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Terracotta; Arretine ware
Dimensions:
W. 1 15/16 in. (5 cm.)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.194.2132
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Represented on the fragment is a galloping centaur with a human upper body and an equine lower body.
Said to be from Arezzo

Froehner, Wilhelm. 1903. Collection Julien Gréau. Verrerie antique, émaillerie et poterie appartenant à M. John Pierpont Morgan no. 122, p. 277, Paris.