Janus Flask



Location: On Display in the Rome Gallery

From: Syria | Aleppo

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS4991
Current Location Rome Gallery - On Display
Culture Roman
Provenience Syria | Aleppo
Period Roman Period
Date Made 2nd century
Section Mediterranean
Materials Glass
Technique Mould-Blown
Iconography Janus | Medusa

Twin-headed flask with Medusa style head; trefoil mouth. Band above rim and handle of dark blue.

Height 14 cm
Width 6.2 cm
Depth 7.5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number GL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number | 2934 - Other Number

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