University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5538
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syro-Palestine
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 300-399 AD
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 9cm
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916
Other NumberGL15 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Blue Thread/Indented. Mold blown yellowish glass with pointed base in blue glass. Deeply fluted body. Two handles of dark blue glass folded in at rim. Spiral decoration of turquoise glass in zig-zag under rim. Whole covered with whitish iridescence.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 116, fig. E.60View Objects cited in this Publication

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