University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 86-35-82
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 100-199 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Grapes
Height: 15.4cm
Outside Diameter:6.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Flat stem base with pontil mark; moldblown uneven ovoid body with 2 opposing mold seams; ridge at base of tall neck; out-curving rim on convex bulge. Encrustation and irridescence.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn