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Flask, 4th century CE

  • Roman

Free-blown glass

  • Overall (depth at shoulder): 5 1/2 × 3 inches (14 × 7.6 cm)

Gift of A. Alfred Taubman



Greco-Roman and Ancient European

Mr. A. Alfred Taubman [1924-2015] (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA)

1987-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Roman, Flask, 4th century CE, free-blown glass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of A. Alfred Taubman, 1987.54.