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Flask

Object Number:
MS5581
Current Location:
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Period:
Roman Period
Date Made:
200-399 AD
Early Date:
200
Late Date:
399
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Description:
Flask, four-handled, green/amber, blue trails. Base broken. Disc base, pulled ovoid body, long neck, flared mouth, rim, double looped threaded handles attached at neck and shoulder. Handles dark green, end in dragged decoration down body, trailed spiral on neck. Glass: thin, light green, faint iridescence.
Height:
19.4cm
Outside Diamater:
5.2cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Lydia T. Morris
Other Number:
ISINGS#83   -   Other Number
GL17 (Ancient Glass Project)   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)
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Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
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Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 104, pl. E.104
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[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Roman Glass: Reflections of Everyday Life (I). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 4, pl. 2d
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[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass.
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[Book] Smith, Ray W. 1957. Glass from the Ancient World. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 274, 339
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