University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 43-12-18
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Late Imperial Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Late Imperial Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Threading
Height: 19.3cm
Width: 8cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Mrs. Frances E. (Harry) Markoe, 1943
Other NumberGL11 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

"Roman Glass Jug" Yellowish green. Wide ring base; elongated globular body contracting to high neck with applied ring around its middle. Flaring mouth with applied ring below. Wide, vertically fluted strap handle from neck to body.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 95, pl. E.95View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Roman Glass: Reflections of Everyday Life (I). : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 46, pl. 70bView Objects cited in this Publication

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