Ancient Art

Splash Glass Carchesium (Krater)

1st century A.D.

Dark blue glass

H: 13 cm., as restrored D: 15 cm.
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.267
Culture: 
Roman, Eastern Mediterranean or North Italian(?)
Period: 
Roman (1st century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Fahim Kouchakji, 1940.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 40, no. 110, ill.

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