Ancient Art

Bottle

1st–2nd century A.D.

Free-blown glass, light green with white veining

16 x 6.2 cm (6 5/16 x 2 7/16 in.) Mouth diameter: 3.66 cm (1 7/16 in.) neck diameter: 2.54 cm (1 in.)
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.452
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian(?)
Period: 
Roman (1st–2nd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Khayat, 1927; Mansfield Collection no. 248.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 30, no. 84, ill.

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