Flask with spout (nursing bottle)

Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
4th–5th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

18.262

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown with attached spout and applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Globular body with pointed spout attached to the side; short neck; funnel mouth. Spiral coil around mouth and rim. Pale green. Intact; areas of iridescence.

Credit Line

M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Anonymous gift