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Small Bottle

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Glass
  • 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)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.1645E
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    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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    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.
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