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Nearly cylindical body; sloping shoulder; tubular neck; funnel mouth; handle from shoulder to rim. Spiral coil around neck and mouth. Pale green with darker green decoration. Intact; some iridescence.

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 or Byzantine, Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period, 4th–5th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.1451

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown with applied decoration

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels