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This brown glass joglet has a flat base, a rounded body, one handle, and a broken rim and spout.

Provenance

Purchased of Service des Antiquites

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Near Eastern or Egyptian, Byzantine (Coptic) Period, 4th–5th century A.D.

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 15 x 8.8 cm (5 7/8 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4297

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels