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Fragment of red glass

Fragment of red glass bar with heavy green patina on the outside, broken at both ends.


By 1966, sold by Robert Gordon Faudree to Horace L. Mayer (b. 1899 - d. 1968), Williamstown, MA [see note 1]; to his widow, Florence Ellen Mayer, Williamstown; 1978, gift of Mrs. Mayer to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 1, 1978) NOTES: [1] First lent by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA on June 29, 1966 (loan no. T-L 13,209).

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Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period, 30 B.C.–A.D. 364

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The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Fragments