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Ancient Art

Aryballos

ca. 525–404 B.C.

Core-formed glass, transparent dark blue

2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Bequest of Florence Baiz Van Volkenburgh in memory of her husband Thomas Sedgwick Van Volkenburgh, B.A. 1866
1940.264
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Eastern Mediterranean or Egyptian
Period: 
New Kingdom, Dynasties 26–27
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 6, no. 11, ill.

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