Ancient Art

Bottle

1st–2nd century A.D.

Free-blown glass, pale green

18.7 x 8.48 cm (7 3/8 x 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
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian(?)
Period: 
Roman (1st–2nd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
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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