Miniature jug (oinochoe)
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
about 350–250 B.C.
8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Body and handle of oinochoe is a translucent dark blue glass decorated with a carefully executed feather pattern composed of opaque white, yellow, and greenish blue threads.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Pozzuoli. There had been recent finds near Cumae & the shop was filled with things thence.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund