Amulet in the shale of miniature jug
Roman or Byzantine
Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
2nd to 5th century A.D.
Legacy dimension: 0.03 H.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Iridescence of peacock, dark purple, amethyst and rose.
1930, gift of Nellie Parney Carter (b. 1857 - d. 1933), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 17, 1930)
M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Gift of Nellie Parney Carter