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Ancient Art

Jug with Trailed Thread Decoration

4th century A.D.

Glass

3 3/16 × 1 7/8 in. (8.1 × 4.8 cm)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.414
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Khayat, 19090; Mansfield Collection no. 61.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 89, 91, no. 241, ill.

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