Beaker

Roman
Imperial Period


Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.) Diameter (at mouth) 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.1458

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Beaker. Slender, slightly flaring cylindrical cup with small disc foot. Colorless to slightly blue-green glass with darker blue-green foot and thread around body. iridescent.

Provenance

From a collection formed in Egypt in the early 20th century, probably by Reginald Godfrey Peckitt, Esq, formerly of the Egyptian State Railways; by 1961: Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt Collection, 1826 24th Street, N.W., Washington 8, D.C.; gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt to MFA, December 13, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt