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Spice Jar

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Object Number:MS4933A
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Palestine
Beth Shean
Nysa-Scythopolis
Date Made: 300-399 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Threading
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

Description

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.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) 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. 76, no. 109View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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