University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:32-15-59
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Locus: C.N. 295
Period: Roman Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Glass
Technique:Threading
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1932
Other Number:31-10-87 - Field No SF

Description

Light green glass. Concave base, straight sides (vertically fluted) expanding to a high shoulder; part of body missing; high neck expanding to a vertical rim; just below the rim is a horizontal thread of green glass, and around the base of the neck is a is a thread of blue glass. Four loop handles (one missimg) of blue glass connect the shoulder and the middle of the neck.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. Excavations in the Northern Cemetery Area, 1922-1931.. Unpublished manuscript. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pl.41, No.24View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 100, fig. E.47(a)View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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