Marbled beaker

Roman Provincial
Roman Imperial period
mid-late 1st century A.D.


Findspot: Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

5.7 x 7.3 cm (2 1/4 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.17

Medium or Technique

Glass, cast

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Green, with ribbons of red passing through it; unique specimen.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); found in sarcophagus no. 102. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America