Miniature two-handled jar (amphora)
Imperial Period, Flavian or Trajanic
Place of Manufacture: South Italy
Height: 8.1 cm (3 3/16 in.); diameter: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.).
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lead-glazed ware, brown. Wide mouthed amphora; at base of neck, narrow raised band; on body and neck, close-set incisions, covered by glaze.
By date unknown: Charles Bain Hoyt Collection (according to his associate Burdon-Muller, the Hoyt "Greek & Roman glass and lead-glazed vases were all purchased from Kelekian and Kouchakji in New York"; bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to MFA, May 11, 1950
Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection