Vase in the form of a hedgehog
Middle Imperial Period
Height: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.) diameter: 5.2 cm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Hedgehog shaped vase with brown glaze and blue-black drips for quills. Light green legs and plinth. Spout missing.
By date unknown: Charles Bain Hoyt Collection (according to his associate Burdon-Muller, the Hoyt "Greek & Roman glass and lead-glazed vases were all purchased from Kelekian and Kouchakji in New York"; bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to MFA, May 11, 1950
Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt