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Object Number: MS5010
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Syria
Manufacture Location: Sidon
Date Made: 100-299 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Height: 7.3cm
Outside Diameter:4.1cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Amber hexagonal glass bottle.
Yellowish glass, mold blown. Naturalistic berry design closely resembles MS5011. Sidonian.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition
Italian Gallery (28 Mar 1951 - 1958)View Objects in Exhibition
Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 41, pl. E.48View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1996. "Early Imperial Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 38 (2): 13-37. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 28, figs. 27A,BView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1913. The Graeco-Roman Collection. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 126View Objects related to this

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