Bottle with rosettes and meander pattern
3rd–4th century A.D.
Place of Manufacture: Near East (probably)
Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 40.
Height: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Concave base; spherical body; long, tubular neck; rim folded up and in. Relief decoration on body consisting of a pair of 12-petalled rosettes surrounded by a meander pattern. Pale green. Intact; some iridscence.
1922, gift of Nellie Parney Carter (b. 1857 - d. 1933), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 20, 1922)
M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Gift of Nellie Parney Carter