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Inverted conical body; rounded shoulder; long, tubular neck; funnel mouth; rounded rim. Pale greenish. Intact; mostly covered with whitish iridescence.

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss M. Elizabeth Carter Collection; gift of Miss M. Elizabeth Carter, through Miss Nellie P. Carter, to MFA, August 15, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M. Elizabeth Carter

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

Dimensions

Height: 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.767

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels