Roman or Byzantine
Late Imperial or Early Byzantine Period
4th–5th century A.D.
Height: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass, free-blown with applied decoration
Not On View
Rounded base; nearly cylindrical body; constriction at base of the neck; funnel mouth. Single coil around the rim. Dark purple. Intact.
By date unknown: with D. L. Noorian, N. Y.; purchased by MFA from D. L. Noorian, May 1897, for $ 120.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.233-97.238)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation