Bottle

Egyptian
Late Arabic Period


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 8.5 x 6.3 x 2.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

04.1921

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bright green; sides depressed till they touch.

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