Bowl with crimped bands

Roman
Imperial Period
1st–2nd century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 7.6cm (3in.)

Accession Number

72.432

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown with applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pale green transparent glass; slightly incrusted. Convex sides. Pushed-in base. Horinzatal rim. Crimped bands applied on opposite sides of rim.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); 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)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription