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Ancient Art

Carinated Bowl

1st–2nd century A.D.

Mosaic glass, opaque light green

1 9/16 × 3 7/16 in. (4 × 8.7 cm)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.451
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean or Egyptian(?)
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Said to have been found near Honis (Homs?) Syria: Khayat, 1930; Mansfield Collection no. 250.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 18, no. 50, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.