University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5011
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Palestinian
Provenience: Syria
Aleppo
Manufacture Location: Sidon
Date Made: 100-299 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Berries
Height: 8.5cm
Outside Diameter:4.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Mold blown deep blue glass covered with yellowish iridescence. Naturalistic designs in panels on body of strawberries, cherries, and other berries.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 41, pl. E.47View Objects cited in this Publication

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