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Pale translucent green; entirely covered with frosty iridescence of pearl, golden green, yellow and blue; irregular surface; fracture goes entirely around. From Cyprus.

Provenance

According to MFA Register of Glass 1: from Cyprus; by date unknown: Mrs. S. W. Whitman Collection; gift of Mrs. S. W. Whitman to MFA, June 1887

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. W. Whitman

Roman (?),

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .089 x .065

Accession Number

87.51

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels