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Ancient Art

Jar

4th century A.D.

Pale purple glass

3 11/16 in. (9.3 cm)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.450
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

ex coll. Adjamian, formerly the Persian Consul General at Aleppo; Khayat, 1930; Mansfield Collection no 252.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 101–2, no. 275, ill.

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