Flask Artist: Unknown

Medium

Mold-blown glass, transparent amber

Dimensions

2 11/16 in. (6.8 cm)

Credit Line

Bequest of Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh in memory of her husband Thomas Sedgwick van Volkenburgh, B.A. 1866

Accession Number

1940.292

Period

Roman

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh (died 1940), New York, NY; bequest in 1940 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • Axel von Saldern, Antikes Glas (Munich: Verlag C. H. Beck, 2004), 262
  • Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 60–61, no. 147, ill
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Object/Work type

flasks (bottles)

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