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Asian Art

Bottle with Applied Designs

7th–8th century

Glass; applique decorations

3 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (8.9 × 6.4 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.279
Geography: 
Syria
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Syrian
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Acquired by by Ada Small Moore (1858–1955), New York; bequest to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1955

Bibliography: 

Gustavus A. Eisen, Glass: Its Origin, History, Chronology, Technic and Classification to the Sixteenth Century, 2 vols. (New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1927), vol. 2, p. 612, fig. 253.

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