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Ancient Art

Jug

4th–5th century A.D.

Medium blue-green glass, free blown with trailed thread

4 5/16 in. (10.9 cm)
The Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.931
Culture: 
Roman, Near Eastern, Palestinian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 90, no. 244, ill.

Christie’s London, London, Ancient Glass from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, sale cat. (July 6, 2016), 61, ill.

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