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Globular body; long neck; funnel mouth; handle from shoulder to rim. Single coil around lower part of neck; spiral coil around mouth and rim. pale green with darker green handle and decoration. Intact (except foot does not appear to be original?); areas of iridescence and encrustation.

Credit Line

M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Anonymous gift

Roman or Byzantine, Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period, about 4th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

18.266

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown with applied handle and decoration

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels