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Ancient Art

Bottle

1st century A.D.

Free-blown glass with trailed decoration

9.5 × 5.05 × 0.13 cm (3 3/4 × 2 × 1/16 in.) Mouth diameter: 2.06 cm (13/16 in.) Neck diameter: 0.99 cm (3/8 in.)
The Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.936
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, 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), 27–28, no. 74, ill.

Christie’s London, London, Ancient Glass from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, sale cat. (July 6, 2016), 10, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.