Requires Photography

Group of modern forgeries of three glass inlays

Egyptian
Imitating Greco-Roman Period
late Ptolemaic to Early Roman Imperial, 100 B.C.–A.D. 100


Dimensions

a: 4.2 x 4.3 x 0.3 cm b: 4.3 x 4.2 x 0.2 cm c: 3.9 x 3.9 x 0.4 cm

Accession Number

1977.867a-c

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Modern forgeries. a) Purple square with man carrying offerings alongside a bull. B) gray square with standing man and woman. c) Beige square with man.

Provenance

By 1977: John J. Slocum, Newport, RI; given to the MFA by Mr. Slocum December 1, 1977.

Credit Line

Gift of John J. Slocum