University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 63-1-117
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Hellenistic
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Ayios Ermoyenis
Locus: Tomb 1
Period: Hellenistic Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Moulded
Height: 5.6cm
Outside Diameter:14.6cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1963
Other NumberGL53 - Field No SF
20 - Other Number
GL06 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number

Description

Below flairing rim, band of vertical ribbing, inside, groove below edge. flat bottom rising slightly toward middle. Amber colored glass, clear save for bubbles, as found, covered with numerous iridescent layers. Bottom (very thin) broken away, also piece from one side, the side breaks showing a coating of de..


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Cyprus (1969 - 1975)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 11, fig. E.5View Objects cited in this Publication

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