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Bright green: dark blue: clear white yellow markings: iridescent band.

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

2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

83.20.289

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels