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White: pale purple: green: yellow in long and oblique lines.

Provenance

By 1870: purchased in Rome by the Misses Williams; by date unknown: purchased by Thomas Gaffield from Miss Williams, artist in Rome; gift of Thomas Gaffield to MFA, April 2, 1883

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gaffield

Roman,

Dimensions

1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

83.20.151

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels