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Delicate blown glass vase; greenish white in color.

Provenance

Said to be from Akhmim. 1903-1904: purchased for the MFA from Abd el-Mageed, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (04.1910-04.1921) for £6. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Late Arabic Period,

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12 x 7.6 cm (4 3/4 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

04.1919

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels