Oil flask (aryballos)
1st–2nd century A.D. or later
Place of Manufacture: Mediterranean (Eastern)
Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 60.
Height: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass; free-blown with attached glass and bronze handles; wheel-cut lines around center of body
Not On View
Green, iridescent glass.
Condition: Piece intact except for tip of one end of bronze handle.
By 1901: with A. Khayat, Boston; purchased by MFA from A. Khayat, November 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund