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Flask
Flask
Date:
2nd–3rd century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Free-blown Glass
Dimensions:
5 1/2 x 1 1/2 (14 x 3.8 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Eastern Mediterranean
Accession Number:
55071
Acquisition Date:
1936-07-16
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, M.H. de Young Endowment Fund

Small two part body (bulges) at the base; long tubular neck, with constriction at bottom; rim folded inward. Green; remains of creamy crust and some iridescence.

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