University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS4990
Current Location: On Loan
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syria
Aleppo
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Janus
Female Head
Height: 11 cm
Width: 6.8 cm
Outside Diameter:5.9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Lilac mold blown glass. Enforced rim joined to rim. Silvery iridescence on outside. Double round female type head.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Italian Gallery (28 Mar 1951 - 1958) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M., and Romano, Irene B., and Brownlee, Ann B., and White, Donald J. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 66, no. 97View 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. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 38. no. 2. pg. 13-37 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 16, fig. 4View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1913. The Graeco-Roman Collection.. Vol. 4. no. 4. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 128View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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