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Tall tubular body with flaring mouth. Wide, circular base broken into fragments. Pale greenish, almost clear glass encrusted with earth and showing some lavender and pearly iridescence.

Provenance

By date unknown: Miss Louise B. Graves Collection; gift of Miss Louise B. Graves to MFA, February 8, 1940

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise B. Graves

Roman, Imperial Period, 1st–2nd century A.D.

Dimensions

Height: 15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.40.1

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels