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Segmented glass cylinders

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Thirteen cylindrical sections of opaque dark, light blue and red glass.

Provenance

From Dendara.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.

Findspot

Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 44.4 x 3.5 cm (17 1/2 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1101

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown