Ancient Art

Jug

3rd century A.D.

Free-blown glass with trailed decoration and handle, pale green

10.1 x 9.3 cm (4 x 3 11/16 in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.130
Culture: 
Roman, Western Empire, Rhineland
Period: 
Roman (3rd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Moore Collection no. 791; possibly 1-24-1925 A. Khayat "pitcher."

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 76–7, no. 200, ill.

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