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Ribbed bowl

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Opaque dark blue. High vertical walls, rim plain, lower part ribbed.

Provenance

By date unknown: Charles Bain Hoyt Collection (according to his associate Burdon-Muller, the Hoyt "Greek & Roman glass and lead-glazed vases were all purchased from Kelekian and Kouchakji in New York"; bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to MFA, May 11, 1950

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt

Roman, Late Republican or Early Imperial Period, 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.

Place of Manufacture

Syria

Dimensions

Height: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.); diameter: 11 cm (4 5/16 cm.)

Accession Number

50.2287

Medium or Technique

Glass, cast

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels