Roman III Period
about A.D. 250
Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 240.
Legacy dimension: 0.044 H. 0.13 D.
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Late Roman Red Ware
Not On View
Plain bright red; faint lines around vase.
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus; said to be from Alambra); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for $ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription