Inlay in the Shape of the Head of a Vulture Artist: Unknown

Medium

Molded Glass

Dimensions

3/4 × 1 7/16 × 3/8 in. (1.9 × 3.6 × 0.9 cm)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1955.6.295

Culture
Period

New Kingdom, Late Dynasty 18

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Ex-G. Sangiorgi Collection (according to Mrs. Moore).
Bibliography
  • Richard A. Grossmann, Ancient Glass: A Guide to the Yale Collection (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2002), 6, fig. 1
  • Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 101, no. 52, ill
  • Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 4, no. 5, ill
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