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Ancient Art

Small Grooved Bottle

ca. A.D. 500

Light green glass

2 1/16 × 1 in. (5.3 × 2.5 cm)
The Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa
1935.318
Geography: 
Excavated in Gerasa, Jordan
Culture: 
Gerasa (Jordan)
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa (Area west of Church of St. Theodore, Cistern 1), present-day Jordan, 1928–34; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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