University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 86-35-54
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Syro-Palestine (uncertain)
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 300-399 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 11cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL14 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number

Description

Twin inverted conical-misshapened-bodies; narrowing neck; flaired rolled rim; applied thin handle (2) at each neck. Spiralling thread decoration runs over both bodies. One handle broken. Some irridescence.


You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn