University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:86-35-82
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 100-199 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Grapes
Height: 15.4 cm
Outside Diameter:6.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other Number:GL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Flat stem base with pontil mark; moldblown uneven ovoid body with 2 opposing mold seams; ridge at base of tall neck; out-curving rim on convex bulge. Encrustation and irridescence.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998) View Objects in Exhibition
New Acquisition: Vaux Glass Collection (1988) 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. 66, no. 97View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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