University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5131
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Syro-Palestine
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-399 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 399
Height: 18.3cm
Outside Diameter:6.6cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberISING#124 - Other NumberGL10 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Amber/Blue glass. Intact. Disc base, pulled up piriform body, long neck, flared trefoil rim, lip rolled outward. Twisted threaded handle attached high on shoulder, folded inward and upward at rim. Blue coil at rim, handle blue/red threaded; rest light green. Glass: thin. Blown.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 154, #124View Objects cited in this Publication

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