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Bottle

Object Number:
MS5621
Current Location:
Rome Gallery
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Roman Period
Date Made:
late 1st century - early 2nd century
Early Date:
50
Late Date:
150
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Mould-Blown
Description:
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.
Height:
16cm
Width:
6cm
Depth:
5.5cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Lydia T. Morris
Other Number:
GL12 (ancient glass project)   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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