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Pale greenish brown; fine iridescence; on outside and inside; piece broken from rim; side broken and mended.

Provenance

According to MFA Register of Glass: Benjamin W. Crowninshield Collection (bought by him in Athens in 1880-1881); gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield to MFA, December 19, 1887

Credit Line

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 3rd–1st century B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .112 x .032

Accession Number

87.419

Medium or Technique

Glass, cast or wheel-made

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels