Mid–late 1st century A.D.
Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 27.
Height: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass; blown with wheel-cut decoration
Not On View
Opaque glass, slightly yellowish, with faint iridescence. Tall cup with tapering walls, narrow offset foot. Band of cut decoration on walls; small diamond-shaped depressions; above and below, molded ridge.
By 19267: with Kouchakji, New York; May 17, 1927: purchased from Kouchakji by Charles Bain Hoyt; bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to MFA, May 11, 1950
Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt