Fragment

Roman


Dimensions

3.5 x 2.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

83.20.665

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Oval piece framed. Dark purple: white eyes and rings: green and yellow. High polish.

Provenance

By 1870 purchased in Rome by the Misses Williams; by date unknown purchased by Thomas Gaffield from Miss Williams, artist in Rome; gift of Thomas Gaffield to MFA, April 2, 1883

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gaffield