1st–2nd century A.D.
Place of Manufacture: Eastern Mediterranean
29 cm (11 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Free-blown glass with folded rim and attached handle
Not On View
Cylindrical bottle-jug with folded rim, inward bent flat handle and thick horizontal coil beneath lip. Thick green glass; eight incised lines around outer surface.
According to MFA Register of Glass this is one of a group of vessels (86.34-86.53) nearly all of which were purchased or found in Crete by W. J. Stillman; at date unknown: purchased from W. J. Stillman by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, March 17, 1886
Gift of Martin Brimmer