Jug

Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
about 4th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

18.266

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown with applied handle and decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Globular body; long neck; funnel mouth; handle from shoulder to rim. Single coil around lower part of neck; spiral coil around mouth and rim. pale green with darker green handle and decoration. Intact (except foot does not appear to be original?); areas of iridescence and encrustation.

Credit Line

M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Anonymous gift