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Bottle with Animals and Plants

4th–5th century A.D.

Free-blown glass with wheel-cut decoration, pale bluish green

7.9 × 5.9 cm (3 1/8 × 2 5/16 in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.278
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman or Early Byzantine, Eastern Mediterranean
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Fahim Kouchakji, 1940.

Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 111, no. 287, ill.

Richard A. Grossmann, Ancient Glass: A Guide to the Yale Collection (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2002), 17, fig. 16.

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.