Amber glass with Blue Thread
Glass. Thread ornament on neck, zig-zag on rim, handle and base of dark blue.
Intact. Knob base, pulled up pyriform body, narrow neck, funnel mouth, rim rolled out. Threaded single handle attached at shoulder and under rim. Base and handle dark blue, body fluted, spiral threads, blue, on neck. Blue threads in triangular pattern on under lip. Glass: thin, light green, slight iridescence. Mold-blown.
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
|GL11 (ancient glass project) || - || Other Number|
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 105, fig. E.48(b)
[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass. : Page/Fig./Plate: #60
[Book] Smith, Ray W. 1957. Glass from the Ancient World. : Page/Fig./Plate: # 302
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