Patella Cup Artist: Unknown

Late 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.

Ancient Art

Medium

Mosaic glass

Dimensions

1 1/2 × 3 3/4 in. (3.8 × 9.6 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number

1955.6.23

Period

Roman

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Bibliography
  • Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 19, no. 52, ill.
  • Gustavus A. Eisen, Glass: Its Origin, History, Chronology, Technic and Classification to the Sixteenth Century, 2 vols. (New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1927), vol. 1, p. 198.
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