Lid

Greek
Hellenistic Period
3rd–1st century B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .103 D.

Accession Number

86.50

Medium or Technique

Glass, cast or wheel-made

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Iridescence of purple, lavender and green; shows mostly on inside. From Crete.

Provenance

According to MFA Register of Glass this is one of a group of vessels (86.34-86.53) nearly all of which were purchased or found in Crete by W. J. Stillman; at date unknown: purchased from W. J. Stillman by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, March 17, 1886

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer