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Object Number: 86-35-109
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-299 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 299
Height: 7.8cm
Outside Diameter:7.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL24 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Slightly concave bsae; globular body with 5 alternating deep depressions and ridges; funnel-shaped neck and rolled horizontal rim. Much irridescence.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Article] Scarborough, John. 1996. "Drugs and Medicines in the Roman World". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 38 (2): 38-51. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 47, fig. 10View Objects cited in this Publication

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