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Creator Name: Unknown
Creator Name-CRT: Artist not recorded
Title: Alabastron (perfume bottle)
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: -9
Creation End Date: 99
Creation Date: 1st century B.C.-1st century A.D.
Creation Place: Italy or Alexandria
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: Glass, Cast (using lengths of cane possibly around a rod or core) gold-band mosaic; rotary finished.
Dimensions: Height: 17.9 cm (7 1/16 in.)
AMICA Contributor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Owner Location: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
ID Number: 98.938
Credit Line: Henry Lillie Pierce Fund
Style or Period: Imperial Period
AMICA ID: BMFA.98.938
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
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