late 4th century
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.
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
|GL07 (ancient glass project) || - || Other Number|
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)
Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
[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.10E
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Roman Glass: Reflections of Everyday Life (I). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 40, pl. 57
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1913. The Graeco-Roman Collection. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 129, ill. 135
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