University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS5029
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Syro-Palestine
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 6.7 cm
Outside Diameter:11.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL07 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Glass light green. Rim cut off and ground. Slightly splaying; no distinct base; bottom slightly concave. No apparent pontil mark. 9 pinched blobs horizontally and equi-distantly attached to bowl around mid-section defining the curve. Blown; intact, but two hairline cracks on side; iridescent, inside and out; layer of finer iridescence under flaky film.


Bibliography:

[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass.. J. B. Wolters. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 96, pp. 113 and 131View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Vessberg, Olof. 1941. Studien zur Kunstgeschichte der roemischen Republik.. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 21, 22 and 19, p. 115View Objects related to this Type Citation

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