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Balsamarium

Flask

Object Number:
MS4935
Current Location:
Culture:
Islamic (uncertain)
Provenience:
Israel
Palestine
Nazareth (Israel)
Period:
Islamic Period
Date Made:
5th century
Early Date:
400
Late Date:
499
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Threading
Description:
Long tubuluar body with short bulb at base. Thread decoration in dark green spirals around neck; 3 additional bands; zig-zags on body/base. Single suspension handle attached to rim in yellow-green glass.
Height:
21.5cm
Width:
4.1cm
Depth:
3.7cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem
Other Number:
GL16 (ancient glass project)   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Late Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum: A Photo Essay. Expedition. 39 (2): 25-41. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29, fig. (10A)
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