University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 86-35-32
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-399 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Height: 17cm
Width: 7.4cm
Depth: 6.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL17 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number

Description

Amber-concave base; pyriform body with delicate ribbing; cylindrical neck with out-curving rolled rim. Attached at base of neck, blue glass handles with traveling "ribbons"


Bibliography:

[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Late Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum: A Photo Essay. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 39 (2): 25-41. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 27, fig.4View Objects cited in this Publication

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