University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS5519
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syria
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 1-299 AD
Early Date: 1
Late Date: 1-299 AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Free-Blown
Height: 18.3 cm
Outside Diameter:6.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916
Other Number:GL19 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Intact. Plain base curves slightly upward toward center. Body slopes inward and has a slightly indented groove running around it. Nearly flat shoulder leads to extremely long neck with a thick flaring lip. Glass is translucent, greenish. Free blown.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Roman Glass: Reflections of Everyday Life (I).View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass.View Objects related to this Type Citation

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