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Ancient Art

Hexagonal bottle with stopper

1st century A.D.

Bronze

13.3 × 6.8 × 6.8 cm (5 1/4 × 2 11/16 × 2 11/16 in.)
Whiting Palestinian Collection
1912.1013
Culture: 
Near Eastern, Palestinian
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 268, ill.

Susan B. Matheson and Diana E.E. Kleiner, I Claudia Women in Ancient Rome, exh. cat. (New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1996), 161, no. 110, ill.

Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 61, fig. 48.

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.