Ancient Art

Jar

3rd century A.D.

Glass, transparent colorless

H: 8.5 cm. diameter: 6.7 cm.
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.417
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Khayat, 1908; said to have been found at Birsan; Mansfield Collection no. 165.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 117, no. 309, ill.

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