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Ancient Art

Bottle

1st century B.C.–2nd century A.D.

Free-blown glass, blue-green

15.5 × 8.99 cm (6 1/8 × 3 9/16 in.)
Neck diameter: 2.72 cm (1 1/16 in.)
Mouth diameter: 3.78 cm (1 1/2 in.)
Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1935.621
Geography: 
Excavated in Dura-Europos, Syria
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos (Necropolis, Tomb 24), present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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