Glass dark amber. Rim folded inward and down. Tubular body pinched down the center, creating two chambers. Flattened base with pontil mark. 6-8 thin trails laid around body at mid-point. From lip to mid-point, 2 angular handles, splayed at base, with nicks adjoining the trails. One high angular "basket" handle, with single reed, springing from extremes of the two smaller handles at rim level. Blown, with tooled additions. Neck missing section of rim, otherwise intact. Dulled inside, somewhat outside. Incipient iridescence outside.
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem
|GL14 (ancient glass project) || - || Other Number|
[Article] Matthews, K. D. 1963. Saffron and Swan's Greece. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 5 (4) : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 16, illustration
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