University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS4990
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syria
Aleppo
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Janus
Female Head
Height: 11cm
Width: 6.8cm
Outside Diameter:5.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Lilac mold blown glass. Enforced rim joined to rim. Silvery iridescence on outside. Double round female type head.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 66, no. 97View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1996. "Early Imperial Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 38 (2): 13-37. : Page/Fig./Plate: 16View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1913. The Graeco-Roman Collection. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 128, ill. 128View Objects cited in this Publication

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