Vase

Roman, British


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.082 m. Diameter 0.045 m.

Accession Number

58.40

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Elongated, high-shouldered body, down-turned rim and offset foot. On rim and foot simple, rather crude design of raised dots and impressed arcs. Intact except for small crack in shoulder; area around crack roughened.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Charles L. Morley, 25 East 83rd Street, New York 28, N.Y. (according to his letter of December 34, 1957: purchased in England [and] said to have been found in Britain); purchased by MFA from Charles L. Morley, February 13, 1958, for $ 200.00.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour