Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
about 4th–5th century A.D.
Height: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.) Diameter: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass; free-blown with applied decoration
Not On View
Round-bodied vase on pad vase with constricted neck and wide-spreading rim, doubled over. Decoration of thick thread in zig-zags between rim and shoulder.
From a collection formed in Egypt in the early 20th century, probably by Reginald Godfrey Peckitt, Esq, formerly of the Egyptian State Railways; by 1961: Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt Collection, 1826 24th Street, N.W., Washington 8, D.C.; gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt to MFA, December 13, 1961
Gift of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt