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Ancient Art

Bottle

1st–2nd century A.D.

Free-blown glass, pale green

18.7 × 8.48 cm (7 3/8 × 3 5/16 in.)
Neck diameter: 3.12 cm (1 1/4 in.)
Mouth diameter: 5.99 cm (2 3/8 in.)
Width with handle: 5.99 cm (2 3/8 in.)
Diameter of base: 6.58 cm (2 9/16 in.)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.445
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian(?)
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Khayat, 1900; Mansfield Collection no. 90.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 33–34, no. 96, ill.

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