Mosaic glass fragment

Roman
Republican or Imperial Period
1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.


Place of Manufacture: Mediterranean (Eastern)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 18.

Dimensions

Height x width: 4.8 x 2.7 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8228

Medium or Technique

Glass, Mosaic

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pale green ground with pattern of floral character in yellow, black, red and white.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund