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Object Number: MS4926
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Israel
Date Made: late 4th century
Early Date: 375
Late Date: 399
Height: 9.7cm
Outside Diameter:14.3cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL07 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Large low-footed bowl - blown green glass with ridge under turned out rim. High base ring. Band of emerald green glass over zig-zag thread decoration which is trailed out as thread comes to an end, into an uneven line.

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


[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Late Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum: A Photo Essay. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 39 (2): 25-41. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29, fig.10EView Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Roman Glass: Reflections of Everyday Life (I). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 40, pl. 57View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1913. The Graeco-Roman Collection. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 129, ill. 135View Objects cited in this Publication

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