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Bottle

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Bottle. Green translucent. Fragment missing. Cracked.

Provenance

From Meroe (Sudan), W308 No. 16. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Roman, Imperial Period, 1st century

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width: 17.2 x 8 cm (6 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.767

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels