University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5040
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Palestine
Toobas
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 3rd century-4th century
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 18.3cm
Outside Diameter:8.2cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL18 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Intact. Concave base, spherical body, long narrow neck, rim unworked. Spiral thread decoration on mid-neck. Glass: thin, light green, slight iridescence. Blown.


Bibliography:

[Book] Smith, Ray W. 1957. Glass from the Ancient World. : Page/Fig./Plate: Catalog # 221View Objects cited in this Publication

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