Conical beaker or lamp

Egyptian
Late Roman Imperial or Early Byzantine (Coptic) Period
4th–5th century A.D.


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 x 7.5 cm (7 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4296

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown with applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Base broken off. Tapered to coiled base, rim coil about 2.7 cm below top edge.

Provenance

Purchased of Service des Antiquites

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition