Spice Jar


Location: On Display in the Rome Gallery

From: Israel | Beth Shean | Nysa-Scythopolis

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4933A
Current Location Rome Gallery - On Display
Culture Roman
Provenience Israel | Beth Shean | Nysa-Scythopolis
Date Made 300-399 CE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Glass
Technique Blown | Threading

Light green glass, short groved neck, standing collar. Bulbous body, irregularly indented sides. Side handles in blue glass, folded in at rim with single band of zig-zag threading and a single thread above and below in emerald green glass.

Height 8 cm
Outside Diameter 9 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number GL24 (ancient glass project) - Other Number | 905 - Other Number | 2694 - Other Number

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