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Ancient Art

Bottle

4th–5th century A.D.

Free-blown glass, pale yellowish green

6 9/16 in. (16.7 cm)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.435
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian
Period: 
Roman-Byzantine
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

found at Beisan, Syria; Khayat, 1904; Mansfield Collection no. 154.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 125–6, no. 336, ill.

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