Loom weight with gem impressions
3rd–1st century B.C.
Medium or Technique
Daily Life in Ancient Greece Gallery (Gallery 212A-B)
Top-shaped piece of clay pierced twice, and with three impressions from an intaglio gem representing a woman seated to right before a thymiaterion.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought at Dardanelles.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913
Gift of Edward Perry Warren