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Small Bottle

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 1st century C.E.-4th century C.E.
    PERIOD Roman Period (probably)
    DIMENSIONS 1 13/16 x diam. 15/16 in. (4.6 x 2.4 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Clear glass (tinged green) bottle with flat rim, tall neck, and broad body. The transition from body to neck is marked by a slight bulging of the neck. The base is formed by a concave chip. Condition: Base chippped; gray and brown incrustation inside bottle.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Small Bottle, 1st century C.E.-4th century C.E. Glass, 1 13/16 x diam. 15/16 in. (4.6 x 2.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1645E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1645E_view1.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.37.1645E_view1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2008
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