Lead-glazed ware. Intact. Green glaze on exterior, mustard color on interior with some iridescence. Ring handles with volute tops. On body: ivy vine with leaves and flowers.
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
Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt
Roman Provincial, Early Imperial Period, First century, probably 1–50
Place of Manufacture
Tarsus, Cilicia, Turkey
Height: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.); diameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); diameter with handles: 14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.).
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Lead Glazed, mold-made