Bottle with flaring mouth
Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
4th–5th century A.D. or later
Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 49.
Height: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass, free-blown with applied decoration
Not On View
Globular body; long cylindrical neck; funnel mouth. Thin coils around the mid-point of the mouth. Colorless (?). Intact; some iridescence and flaking, especially on the neck and mouth.
By date unknown: Misses Amy and Clara Curtis Collection; gift of the Misses Amy and Clara Curtis to MFA, July 7, 1921
Gift of the Misses Amy and Clara Curtis