Location: On Display in the Rome Gallery

From: Mediterranean

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS5552
Current Location Rome Gallery - On Display
Culture Roman
Provenience Mediterranean
Period Roman Period
Date Made Late 4th c. CE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Glass
Technique Blown | Threading

Wine beaker with threaded decoration. Blown colourless, light greenish glass; rim rounded and splaying; chalice shaped body (slightly concave); foot plate solid, on a small flattened base with pontil mark. Single thread of same glass around upper body. Intact; iridescence, metallic white, very streaky.

Height 11.5 cm
Outside Diameter 7 cm
Credit Line Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916
Other Number GL07 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

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