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Flask with Spout and Handle (Feeder-vase)
Flask with Spout and Handle (Feeder-vase)
Date:
3rd–4th century
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Free-blown Glass
Dimensions:
4 1/2 x 2 1/2 (11.4 x 6.4 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Eastern Mediterranean
Accession Number:
55073
Acquisition Date:
1936-07-16
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, M.H. de Young Endowment Fund

Low bulbous near-globular body, with rounded base; cylindrical neck, about same height as body, tapering slightly, and flaring conically at top; flaring strap-handle, with downward fold under rim; small funnel-shaped spout projecting horizontally from belly. Green; transparent.

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