University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5124
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syro-Palestine
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Height: 12.2cm
Width: 5.4cm
Depth: 4.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL12 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number

Description

Perfect. Mold blown thick walled green glass bottle, four sides. Double ribbed handle. The base is decorated with a pair of concentric raised circles at each corner.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[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: p. 32, fig. 33 and cover.View Objects cited in this Publication

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