Variegated Glass Aryballos

Roman
Imperial Period


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.049 H.

Accession Number

01.8233

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Variegated glass, the ground color dark blue, the others yellow and white. Ovoid and globular in shape with a short thin neck, flattened everted rim, and a rounded base. One handle joins from the rim to below the neck.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Forman Sale II. 55.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund