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Double costmetic tube (balsamarium)

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Small handles high up on sides. Brownish yellow glass, slight iridescence. #12.755-12.773 to be exhibited together as far as practicable.

Provenance

Gift of Miss M. Elizabeth Carter, through Miss Nellie P. Carter

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M. Elizabeth Carter

Roman or Byzantine, Late Imperial or Byzantine Period, about 4th century A.D.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.155 H.

Accession Number

12.759

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown with applied handles

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels