Ancient Art

Bottle

ca. 5th–6th century A.D.

Free-blown glass

11.4 x 15.2 cm (4 1/2 x 6 in.) other (Diameter of rim): 3 cm(1 3/16 in.)
The Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa
1929.729
Culture: 
Gerasa (Jordan), Late Roman-Early Byzantine
Period: 
Late Roman-Early Byzantine
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa, present-day Jordan, 1928–34; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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