Ancient Art

Beaker

Late 4th–5th century A.D.

Transparent light yellow glass

Height: 18.3 cm; Diameter: 10.6 cm.
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.453
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Roman-Byzantine (4th–5th century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Khayat, 1903; said to have been found at Fik Houran; Mansfield Collection no. 144.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 98–9, no. 263, ill.

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