Bottle

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period
30 B.C.–A.D. 364


Findspot: Egypt, Naga el-Deir

Dimensions

Height x width: 5.5 x 3.5 cm (2 3/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1684

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light green glass bottle with incurved bottom and wide flaring lip, the underside of which is decorated with a spiral of dark red opaque glass ending in a blob on the neck; piece of similar red glass on shoulder (broken). Lip much damaged and only partly preserved.

Provenance

From Naga el-Deir, 1904 to 1905 / Exp.Ph. OS C 8456-7 (2nd row, center)

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947