University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS231
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Phoenicia (uncertain)
Date Made: 300-500 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 500
Height: 10.79cm
Depth: 5.08cm
Credit Line:Gift of John Harrison, 1895
Other NumberGL11 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number


Blown yellow-green glass, indented base, ridge under rim, several rings of close thread decoration under ridge on neck, ribbon handle folded at rim. Lilac irid. Handle on this shape is unusual.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)View Objects in Exhibition


[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. 38, fig. 29View Objects cited in this Publication

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