Dish

Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
about 4th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 7.6 cm (3 in.) Diameter: 11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.1485

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Stemmed dish with shallow bowl of bell-shaped contour. Doubled-over rim. Tool marks on flaring foot. Olive green glass.

Provenance

From a collection formed in Egypt in the early 20th century, probably by Reginald Godfrey Peckitt, Esq, formerly of the Egyptian State Railways; by 1961: Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt Collection, 1826 24th Street, N.W., Washington 8, D.C.; gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt to MFA, December 13, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt