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Variegated Glass Aryballos

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Variegated glass, the ground color dark blue, the others yellow and white. Ovoid and globular in shape with a short thin neck, flattened everted rim, and a rounded base. One handle joins from the rim to below the neck.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Forman Sale II. 55.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Roman, Imperial Period,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.049 H.

Accession Number

01.8233

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels