Bottle

Roman
Imperial Period
1st–3rd century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

61.1429

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottle with flat projecting folded-in rim, long neck constricted at base, triangular/S curve body, deeply concave base. Light greenish glass.

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