Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3rd-8th century C.E.
Roman Period or Late Antique Period
2 1/4 x Diam. 2 1/8 in. (5.7 x 5.4 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Small translucent white glass vase of pear shape. Thick ribs in relief decorate lower part of body.
Condition: Lower part of one rib broken, otherwise perfect. Entire piece mottled with creamy white iridescence though this may be part of the original design.
This item is not on view
Egypto-Roman. Vase, 3rd-8th century C.E. Glass, 2 1/4 x Diam. 2 1/8 in. (5.7 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.117. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.117_view1.jpg)
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