Bowl, 1st century CE

  • Roman

Glass

  • Framed: Overall: 2 × 5 1/4 inches (5.1 × 13.3 cm) Including base (mount): 6 × 5 1/4 × 3 5/8 inches (15.2 × 13.3 × 9.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase with funds from an anonymous donor

1992.45

Department

Greco-Roman and Ancient European

  • Circles (plane figures)
  • Patterns (design elements)
  • Feather banding
  • Zigzags
  • Glass
  • Bowl (vessel)
  • Roman

Provenance

(Said Motamed, Frankfurt, Germany); 1992-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Slough, Penelope W. “The Art of Ancient Glass.” Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts 79, no. 1/2 (2005): ill. 39, fig. 7.

Rights Status

Roman, Bowl, 1st century CE, glass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase with funds from an anonymous donor, 1992.45.