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Ancient Art
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“Gold-Glass” Base: Eros and Psyche

late 19th–early 20th century

transparent dark blue glass

8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.266
Culture: 
Venetian
Period: 
Modern
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Niessen Collection, Cologne, Germany. Fahim Kouchakji, 1940.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 141–2, no. A10, Appendix, ill.

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