University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5493
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Late Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Late Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: 100-199 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Height: 23.3cm
Outside Diameter:13.6cm
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916
Other NumberGL ? (Ancient Glass Project) - Other NumberISINGS#88 - Other Number


Intact. Flaring base ring, depressed spherical body, tall narrow neck, lip rolled inward, heavy reeded ribbon handle attached at shoulder, folded at rim, squeezed off below rim. Handle and base greener than body. Glass: thin, light green at core, slight iridescence.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Roman Glass: Reflections of Everyday Life (I). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 40, pl. 58View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 104, # 88View Objects cited in this Publication

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