Ancient Art

Candlestick unguentarium

2nd-3rd century A.D.

Pale green glass

10.1 x 3.2 cm (4 x 1 1/4 in.)
Gift of E. Francis Riggs, B.A. 1909, and T. Lawrason Riggs, B.A. 1910
1929.629
Culture: 
Roman, Gaulish
Period: 
Roman, 2nd-3rd century A.D.
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 65, no. 164, ill.

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