University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS5133
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syria
Aleppo
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-299 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 15.8 cm
Depth: 8.2 cm
Outside Diameter:6.9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL10 (ancient glass project) - Other Number
ISINGS#122, #124 - Other Number

Description

Intact except for broken rim. Button base, reversed pyriform body, funnel neck, trefoil mouth, everted rim, rolled outward. Handle threaded attached at shoulder and under rim, folded in, up and over. Handle: blue glass, trailed thread at lower neck and under rim. Glass thin, amber at core, blown.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 116, pl. E.116View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass.. J. B. Wolters. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 132, 124View Objects related to this Type Citation

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