University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4989
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 300-399 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Janus
Height: 6.8 cm
Outside Diameter:3.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:ISINGS#78B - Other Number
GL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Rim broken, flattened base, body shape of human head, double faced. Narrow neck, flaring mouth, rim rolled inward. Human faces on body. Glass clear, thin, some iridescence.


Bibliography:

[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass.. J. B. Wolters. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 78bView Objects related to this Type Citation

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