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Fine incrustation of silver; some iridescence; rough surface, inside and outside; piece broken out on side. From Crete.

Provenance

Date unknown: according to MFA Register of Glass: purchased by W. J. Stillman in Crete; gift of H. P. Kidder to MFA, December 1, 1881

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Kidder

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

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .101 D. .031 H.

Accession Number

81.342

Medium or Technique

Glass, cast or wheel-made

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels