Ancient Art

Flask

Late 4th century A.D.

Light green glass

H: 13.4 cm.
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.448
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian
Period: 
Roman-Byzantine, 4th century A.D.
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

J. B. Clarke sale, 1899; Mansfield Collection no. 39.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 128–9, no. 347, ill.

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