Shaped piece of glass

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.5 x 0.8 cm (1 3/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

94.296

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Drop-shaped piece of deep blue glass, coated with yellow. Narrow proportions. Boths ends broken. Pierced at one end for suspension. Possible identifications include: bead; kohl stick.

Provenance

By 1894: with Mrs. S.D. Warren. 1894: Given to the MFA by Mrs. S.D. Warren.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1894)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren