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Object Number:MS5101
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Syria
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 199-100 BC
Early Date: 199
Late Date: 100
Height: 14.1 cm
Width: 7.1 cm
Outside Diameter:5.4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL03 (ancient glass project) - Other Number


Core form amphora with applied clear glass handles. Intact. Terminal knob, ovoid body, handles attahced at shoulders and upper neck, everted rim. Threaded light green handles, light green terminal knob. Black matrix. White combed and marvered decoration. Glass: sand core process.

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Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Smith, Ray W. 1957. Glass from the Ancient World.. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: nos. 22, 24View Objects related to this Type Citation

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