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Flask
Flask
Date:
2nd century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Free-blown Glass
Dimensions:
6 x 2 3/4 (15.2 x 7 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Eastern Mediterranean
Accession Number:
55070
Acquisition Date:
1936-07-16
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, M.H. de Young Endowment Fund

Broad rim folded inward and flattened; tubular neck of steady profile, flraing out at bottom, and little constriction at its junction to the body; low spreading rounded body, about one-quarter of total height, with broad flat base. Green glass; semi-transparent; remains of creamy crust and some iridescence.

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Flask (2nd–3rd century)