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Bottle with pinched decoration

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Globular body with a band of pinched horizontal protrusions around the middle; short neck; slight funnel mouth; uneven rim. Pale green. Intact; mostly covered with iridescence.


By date unknown: Frederick L. Jack Collection; gift of Frederick L. Jack to MFA, April 18, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Frederick L. Jack

Roman or Byzantine, Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period, 4th–5th century A.D.


Height: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown and tooled

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The Ancient World