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Heavy; dark green. Long vial on weighted base, scored horizontally where neck is joined.

Provenance

From Gurna. Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Roman Imperial Period, 3rd to 4th century

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 13.3 x 3.3 cm (5 1/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1929

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels