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Ancient Art

Ribbed Bowl

1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.

Cast glass, transparent bluish green

4.3 × 15.1 cm (1 11/16 × 5 15/16 in.)
Gift of Robert Lehman, B.A. 1913
1953.28.35
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Hellenistic or Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

John D. Rockefeller, Jr. no. 59. Duveen Brothers no. 28.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 14, no. 43, ill.

Christie’s London, London, Ancient Glass from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, sale cat. (July 6, 2016), 7, 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.