Bowl

Probably modern


Catalogue Raisonné

Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 13.

Dimensions

17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.440

Medium or Technique

Glass, cast; mosaic technique using cane sections with a millefiori pattern and applied rim

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Patterns in blue, amber, white and gold. Repaired on one side; small piece missing.

Provenance

By 1898: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Received with preceding [MFA 99.441] and said to have been found with it. Sent from Rome 1898.); 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund