Miniature pitcher

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period
Roman Imperial, 30 B.C.–A.D 364


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, GMT/J2

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.2 x 2.2 cm (1 1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.1121

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flaring rim, white glass, broken and parts missing. From Giza.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1 (= pilared hal 27). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition