Ancient Art

Date Flask

late 1st–2nd century A.D.

Mold-blown glass, transparent amber

H. 7.3 cm.
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.396.2
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian(?)
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 60–62, no. 148, ill.

Axel von Saldern, Antikes Glas (Munich: Verlag C. H. Beck, 2004), 262.

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