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This glass bowl is slightly green with a thick hollow rim, a thick base, and a band of engraved circles below rim.

Provenance

By 1913: Purchased of Service des Antiquites by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Roman Imperial or Early Byzantine (Coptic), 4th–6th century A.D.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4291

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown and engraved

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels