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Balsamarium

Object Number:
MS5109
Current Location:
Rome Gallery
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Syro-Palestine
Period:
Roman Period
Date Made:
4th century - 5th century
Early Date:
300
Late Date:
499
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Glass
Description:
Double Balsamarium with suspension handle. Single ointment. Elaborate serpentine handles, grooved sides, thread ornament on neck.
Height:
16.1cm
Width:
6.3cm
Depth:
4.6cm
Credit Line:
Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem
Other Number:
GL15 (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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Byzantine Studies Conference Mini-Exhibition (08 Oct 2010 - 10 Oct 2010)
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