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Clear blue glass. Shallow cup with bracelet rim, rounded sides, narrow base. Slight iridescence.

Provenance

By date unknown: Charles Bain Hoyt Collection (according to his associate Burdon-Muller, the Hoyt "Greek & Roman glass and lead-glazed vases were all purchased from Kelekian and Kouchakji in New York"; bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to MFA, May 11, 1950

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt

Roman, Imperial Period, 1st–2nd century A.D.

Dimensions

4.3 x 7.7 cm (1 11/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2276

Medium or Technique

Glass

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels