Tumbler

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


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 13.7 x 6.5 cm (5 3/8 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1899

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Green, with blue spiral around top. Cracked.

Provenance

Said to be from el-Ashmunein (Ashmanên). 1904: purchased for the MFA from Abd el-Mageed, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (04.1899-04.1906) for £12. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund