Date-shaped bottle

Roman
Imperial Period


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.067 height

Accession Number

30.211

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bottle in form of a date. Wrinkled body; yellowish-brown, incrusted with pearl iridescence.

Provenance

1930, gift of Nellie Parney Carter (b. 1857 - d. 1933), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 3, 1930)

Credit Line

M. Elizabeth Carter Collection—Gift of Nellie Parney Carter