University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS238
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Phoenicia
Date Made: 200-400 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 400
Height: 11.7cm
Outside Diameter:4.1cm
Credit Line:Gift of John Harrison, 1895
Other NumberGL15 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Glass light green. Rounded rim, outsplayed, horizontal with strengthening trail below. Cylindrical neck, slight flare at shoulder. Slender ovoid body, kicked in base with pontil mark. From lip to shoulder, 2 handles folded at lip. Single thread around neck. Fluted body. Mould blown. Small piece of thread missing from neck. Heavy golden iridescence, very flaky.


[Book] Neuberg. Masterpieces of Glass. : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. 83View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Opuscula Archaeologica. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 142View Objects cited in this Publication

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