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Ribbed bowl

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Original color was deep blue; surface divided into radial segments by ridges; badly broken and mended with plaster of Paris, painted opaque blue. From Athens.

Provenance

By date unknown: B. W. Crowninshield Collection (according to MFA Register of Glass: from Athens); gift of B. W. Crowninshield to MFA, November 3, 1881

Credit Line

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield

Roman, Imperial Period, 1st century A.D.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .054 H. .079 D.

Accession Number

81.192

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown and tooled

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels