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Ancient Art

Beaker

4th century A.D.

Greenish transparent glass

3 1/4 in. (8.2 cm)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.426
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean or Egyptian(?)
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

T. B. Clark, 1898; Mansfield Collection no. 27.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 96, 98, no. 259, ill.

Christie’s London, London, Ancient Glass from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, sale cat. (July 6, 2016), 67, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.