Flask with spout (nursing bottle)
Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
4th–5th century A.D.
Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass, free-blown with applied spout and decoration
Not On View
Globular body with pointed spout attached on one side; long, tubular neck; funnel mouth. Spiral thread around mouth. Pale green. Intact; some flaky iridescence and encrustation.
M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Gift of Nellie Parney Carter