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Ancient Art

Beaker

Late 4th–5th century A.D.

Free-blown glass, transparent light yellow

Height: 18.3 cm; Diameter: 10.6 cm.
The Anna Rosalie Mansfield Collection
1930.453
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Roman-Byzantine
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
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.

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.