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Object Number: MS5621
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: late 1st century - early 2nd century
Early Date: 50
Late Date: 150
Height: 16cm
Width: 6cm
Depth: 5.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916
Other NumberGL12 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Cracks on body. Mold blown rectangular green glass bottle. Thick flat rim, wide ribbon handles folded in at rim. Base has two raised concentric circles in each corner. Orange-gold iridescence on two sides and on handle, mottled on other sides and on rim.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)View Objects in Exhibition
Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 62, pl. E.68View Objects cited in this Publication

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