Bottle

Roman
Imperial Period
about 1st century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.1427

Medium or Technique

Glass; free-blown with trailed decoration

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottle with flaring mouth, long neck, small round body. Whitish, incrusted, with applied threads on body.

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