Terracotta mold for a relief applique

Terracotta | 15.2 x 15.2cm | 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.

Unknown Artist

The Roman pottery of the Rhone Valley is characterized by the profligate use of relief medallions applied to the exterior surface of their vases. This mold was likely used to make such a medallion, and there is another identical example as well, now ...
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