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Conical beaker or lamp

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Base broken off. Tapered to coiled base, rim coil about 2.7 cm below top edge.

Provenance

Purchased of Service des Antiquites

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 x 7.5 cm (7 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4296

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown with applied decoration

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels