Overall: 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm) Diam.: 2 1/4 x 15/16 in. (5.7 x 2.4 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Translucent blue. Rim folded out, over, and in; irregular flaring mouth; cylindrical neck, expanding downwards, with tooling marks around base; elongated piriform body; pushed-in bottom. Intact; many bubbles and blowing striations; creamy brown weathering and iridescence.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5103, p. 509, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Lightfoot, Christopher S. 2017. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art : Ancient Glass. no. 252, pp. 186, 199, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.