Ancient Art

Ribbed bowl

1st century A.D.

Free-blown glass with pinched ribs, opaque white

5.5 x 7.3 cm (2 3/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.41
Culture: 
Roman, North Italian or Yugoslavian
Period: 
Roman (1st century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Kouchakji Freres, 1919.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 35–36, no. 101, ill.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 297, no. 112, pl. 112.

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