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Ancient Art

Fusiform Alabastron

ca. 395–30 B.C.

Core-formed glass, dark blue with white decoration

5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.380
Culture: 
Eastern Mediterranean or Egyptian
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 11, no. 33, ill.

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