Glass 'Mercury' bottle

Period: Mid to Late Imperial
Date: 2nd to 4th century A.D.
Culture: Roman
Medium: Glass; mold-blown
Dimensions: Overall: 7 1/2 x 1 11/16 x 1 3/4 in. (19.1 x 4.3 x 4.4 cm)
Classification: Glass
Credit Line: Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1881
Accession Number: 81.10.97

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