University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 31-50-125
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN 270; monastery, Room A, east
Locus: C.N. 270, monastery, Room A, east
Period: Byzantine
Date Made: 300-700 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 700
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Glass
Height: 9cm
Width: 11cm
Depth: 2.3cm
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number30-10-287 a - Field No SF

Description

Blue glass. Perhaps for cutting into mosaic tesserae.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. 1939. A Sixth Century Monastery at Beth-Shan. : Page/Fig./Plate: 10View Objects cited in this Publication

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