Period: Late Imperial
Date: 2nd half of the 4th–early 5th century A.D.
Medium: Glass; blown and cut
Dimensions: H. 3 1/16 in. (7.7 cm)
diameter 7 1/16 in. (18 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.194.328
Engraved on the exterior of the bowl are two hunting scenes from Greek mythology–one depicts Adonis who has been mortally wounded by a boar, the other Meleager and Atalanta hunting the Calydonian boar.