Location: On Display in the Rome Gallery

From: Mediterranean

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 86-35-87
Current Location Rome Gallery - On Display
Culture Roman
Provenience Mediterranean
Period Roman Period
Date Made 300-499 CE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Glass
Technique Threading

Green glass flask. 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.

Height 7.5 cm
Outside Diameter 3.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other Number GL15 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

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