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Double head-shaped (janiform) bottle

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Body comprised by janiform (female?) heads with knobby hair, round cheeks, large eyes; cylindrical neck; horizontal rim, distorted

Provenance

By date unknown: Frederick L. Jack Collection; gift of Frederick L. Jack to MFA, April 18, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Frederick L. Jack

Roman, Imperial Period, 2nd–3rd century A.D.

Place of Manufacture

Near East or Southern Europe

Catalogue Raisonné

Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 37.

Dimensions

Height: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.1431

Medium or Technique

Glass, mold-blown

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels