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Bottle

Roman
Imperial Period
2nd–3rd century A.D.


Catalogue Raisonné

Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 52.

Dimensions

Height: 12.6 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

90.71

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Square bottle with indented sides. Lid preserved. Yellow-green glass with some iridescence. Lid is not a lid, but the bottom of a wine glass (Baraq 5/76)

Provenance

By date unknown: Dr. William N. Bullard Collection; gift of Dr. William N. Bullard to MFA, March 1890

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard