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Yellow green; surface bright; some iridescence. Cracks in rim.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription

Roman, Imperial Period,

Dimensions

6.6 x 7.6 cm (2 5/8 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

72.421

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels