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Object Number: 86-35-87
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 300-499 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 499
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Threading
Height: 7.5cm
Outside Diameter:3.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL15 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Ogee base; inverted pyriform body; conical neck; outcurving rim; pair of triple-looped handles attached to rim and shoulder. Decorative threading- zigzags on lower body and 5 bands on upper; 1 band on lower neck, 5 on upper. Much opaque encrustation.


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