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White with a bluish tinge; double loop handle of blue glass on each shoulder; intact.

Provenance

By date unknown: W. J. Stillman Collection; about 1876: purchased from W. J. Stillman by Professor C. E. Norton; date unknown: purchased from Professor C. W. Norton by Mr. Frederick Lothrop Ames; gift to MFA by Mrs. Frederick Lothrop Ames in the name of her late husband, December 1893

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick L. Ames

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

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .25 H. .21 D.

Accession Number

93.1478

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels