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Blue gray; much incrusted with light brown; upper rim irregular.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); sarcophagus no. 68. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Roman Provincial, Roman Imperial Period, first half of the 2nd century A.D.

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

9.2 x 3.8 cm (3 5/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.18

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels