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.
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
|GL18 (Ancient Glass Project) || - || Other Number|
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 126, pl. E.125
[Article] Makhouly, Naʻīm. 1939. Rock Cut Tombs at El Jish. QDAP. 8 : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. XXXIII, 2, a
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