Jar

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


Dimensions

Height: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1443

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown and tooled

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Globular body; constriction at base of flaring neck; hollow bulge below vertical, rounded rim. Pale green. Intact; areas of iridescence, some flaking.

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