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Object Number: MS4935
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
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
Height: 21.5cm
Width: 4.1cm
Depth: 3.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL16 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

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.


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

Bibliography:

[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. (10A)View Objects cited in this Publication

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