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Object Number:
MS5022
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Israel
Palestine
Beisan
Period:
Roman Period
Date Made:
300-399 AD
Early Date:
300
Late Date:
399
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Description:
Thin blue-green blown glass, partially covered with flaking iridescence. Base slightly concave. Shoulder curves gradually into neck. Slightly flaring plain rim, ground smooth. Lower rim decorated with 4 threads: one thin, three thicker ones. Perhaps used to hold wine, oil or other table liquids.
Height:
30.4cm
Outside Diamater:
7.2cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem
Other Number:
GL18 (Ancient Glass Project)   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 126, pl. E.125
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[Article] Makhouly, Naʻīm. 1939. Rock Cut Tombs at El Jish. QDAP. 8 : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. XXXIII, 2, a
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