Jar

Roman
Imperial Period
3rd–4th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1427

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown with applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Globular body; short neck; outsplayed rim. Zigzag trail from shoulder to rim, forming an ‘openwork collar’ around the neck. Pale green. Intact; some flaking and iridescence.

Provenance

By date unknown: Frederick L. Jack Collection; gift of Frederick L. Jack to MFA, April 18, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Frederick L. Jack