Jug with handle

Roman
Imperial Period
2nd–early 3rd century A.D.


Catalogue Raisonné

Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 53.

Dimensions

Height: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.35

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thick green glass; eight incised lines around outer surface.

Provenance

According to MFA Register of Glass this is one of a group of vessels (86.34-86.53) nearly all of which were purchased or found in Crete by W. J. Stillman; at date unknown: purchased from W. J. Stillman by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, March 17, 1886

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer