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Cup

Roman
Imperial Period
1st century A.D.


Catalogue Raisonné

Ancient Glass (MFA), no. 21.

Dimensions

Height: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.456

Medium or Technique

Glass, free-blown, decorated with the "splash" technique

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Krater shape. Blue glass studded with white dots applied to the surface only. foot missing; body of vase broken and repaired.

Provenance

By 1898: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens. Christmas 1898.); 1899: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 32,500.00 (this is the total price for MFA 99.338-99.542)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund