Bottle

Roman or Byzantine (?)
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period (?)
4th–5th century A.D. (?)


Dimensions

Height: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.1360

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown with applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bell-shaped body; constriction at base of long, tubular neck; slight funnel mouth. Applied, indented coil around rim. Colorless. Intact; slight iridescence.

Provenance

By date unknown: Misses Amy and Clara Curtis Collection; gift of the Misses Amy and Clara Curtis to MFA, July 7, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Amy and Clara Curtis