University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS5519
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Syria
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 1-299 AD
Early Date: 1
Late Date: 299
Height: 18.3cm
Outside Diameter:6.4cm
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916
Other NumberGL19 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


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


[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 50, pl. E.55View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Roman Glass: Reflections of Everyday Life (I). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29, pl. 43View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: form 82, A1View Objects related to this Type Citation

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