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Ancient Art

Amphora-shaped Flask

early to mid-4th century A.D.

Olive green glass with wheel-cut decoration

7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.384
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean or Egyptian(?)
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), 86–87, no. 235, ill.

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