Pitcher

Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
4th–6th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.261

Medium or Technique

Glass, mold-blown with applied handle and decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cylindrical body with vertical ribs and transverse notches; tubular neck; outsplayed rim; handle from shoulder to rim. Single coil around neck; another coil around rim. Pale green. Intact; some iridescence.

Credit Line

M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Anonymous gift