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Amphora

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Dark purple glass; pear-shaped body; no base; two handles.

Provenance

By date unknown: with D. L. Noorian, N. Y.; purchased by MFA from D. L. Noorian, May 1897, for $ 120.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 96.233-96.238)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Roman, Imperial Period,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .13 H.

Accession Number

97.235

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels