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Globular body with short, vertical ribs; internal constriction at base of short, tubular neck; outsplayed rim. Greenish. Intact; areas of iridescence.

Provenance

By date unknown: Edward Southworth Hawes; Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes to MFA, December 9, 1944

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Southworth Hawes

Roman, Imperial Period, 3rd–4th century A.D.

Dimensions

Height: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.44.241

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown and tooled

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels