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10145
Object Number: MS5013
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Palestinian
Provenience: Syria
Aleppo
Manufacture Location: Sidon
Date Made: 0-199 AD
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Spirals
Height: 8.4cm
Outside Diameter:4.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

One-handled juglet with spirals and flutes.
Description perfect. Mold blown wine colored glass with nearly opaque light green glass handles, turned in at rim. Fluted body with center panel of spiral decoration.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1996. "Early Imperial Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 38 (2): 13-37. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 27, fig. 26A,BView Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] McClellan, Murray C. 1985. To Play Properly with a Glass Ball: An Unusual Object in The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: Fig. 2View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1913. The Graeco-Roman Collection. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 125, pl. 102View Objects cited in this Publication

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