Double Balsamarium with elaborate double-tiered basket handles.
Slight iridescence. Bright blue greenish glass vials. Curled rim, complex towering handles elaborate applications on four sides. Thread decorations around body. Mold blown.
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
|GL14 (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. 35, fig. (25A, B)
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