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Vase

Bottle with globular body. Blue glass stratified with narrow waves of cream-color and black. Some slight iridescence.

Provenance

By 1931: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous gift to MFA, June 9, 1931

Credit Line

M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Gift of Nellie Parney Carter

Roman, Imperial Period, 1st century A.D.

Place of Manufacture

Eastern Mediterranean

Accession Number

31.410

Medium or Technique

Glass, color-band

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels