Hexagonal jug with trefoil mouth

Byzantine
Early Byzantine Period
6th–7th century A.D.


Dimensions

Height: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.75

Medium or Technique

Glass, mold-blown

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Hexagonal body; tubular neck; trefoil mouth; handle from shoulder to rim. Pale greenish. Intact; some iridescence.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. J. Templeman Coolidge Collection; gift of Mrs. J. Templeman Coolidge to MFA, November 13, 1947

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John Templeman Coolidge