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Jar

Object Number:86-35-109
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-299 CE
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Height: 7.8 cm
Outside Diameter:7.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other Number:GL24 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Slightly concave base; globular body with 5 alternating deep depressions and ridges; funnel-shaped neck and rolled horizontal rim. Much irridescence.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Scarborough, John. 1996. "Drugs and Medicines in the Roman World". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 38. no. 2. pg. 38-51 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 47, fig. 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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