Bowl

Egyptian
Late Roman Imperial or Early Byzantine (Coptic)
4th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Diameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4291

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown and engraved

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This glass bowl is slightly green with a thick hollow rim, a thick base, and a band of engraved circles below rim.

Provenance

By 1913: Purchased of Service des Antiquites by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition