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Bottle

2nd century A.D.

Greenish blue glass

4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm)
Gift of Robert Lehman, B.A. 1913
1953.28.12
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Syrian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

John D. Rockefeller, Jr. no. 41; Duveen Brothers no. 17.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 63, no. 153, ill.

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