Lotus Beaker Artist: Unknown

1st century A.D.

Ancient Art

On view, 1st floor, Dura-Europos
Medium

Mold-blown glass, pale green

Dimensions

4 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (11.5 × 6.4 cm)
Diameter at rim: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number

1955.6.271

Period

Roman

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Fahim Kouchakji, 1939. (12-16-1939 receipt)
Bibliography
  • Christie's London, London, Ancient Glass from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, sale cat. (July 6, 2016), 24, no. 230, ill
  • Richard A. Grossmann, Ancient Glass: A Guide to the Yale Collection (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2002), 15, fig. 14
  • Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 49, no. 126, ill
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Additional information

Object/Work type

beakers (drinking vessels)

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