University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 43-15-5
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 100-399 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 399
Height: 8.3cm
Width: 2.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of M. W. Wilson, 1943
Other NumberGL20 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Blown green glass unguentarium with rounded base. Silver iridescence. Flared rim. Shape in use from early 2nd to 4th c. A.D.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)View Objects in Exhibition


[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Late Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum: A Photo Essay. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 39 (2): 25-41. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 39, fig. 30View Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn