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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1992.256.219
Title
Jar
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
700-1000 CE
Period
Byzantine period, Early
Culture
Byzantine
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/287382
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Glass
Dimensions
7.1 x 6 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Provenance
Louise M. and George E. Bates, Camden, ME (by 1971-1992), gift; to the Harvard University Art Museums, 1992.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Louise M. and George E. Bates
Accession Year
1992
Object Number
1992.256.219
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Brownish iridescent surface, true color not visible beneath layers.
Publication History

Ioli Kalavrezou, Byzantine Women and Their World, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2003), p. 264/fig. 157

Exhibition History

Byzantine Women and Their World, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 10/25/2002 - 04/28/2003

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