Bottle

Roman
Imperial Period


Dimensions

15.2 x 10.4 cm (6 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.456

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brown; much incrusted; spots of fine iridescence; intact except for piece broken out of upper rim.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription