University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:86-35-32
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-399 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 399
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Height: 17 cm
Width: 7.4 cm
Depth: 6.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other Number:GL17 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number

Description

Amber-concave base; pyriform body with delicate ribbing; cylindrical neck with out-curving rolled rim. Attached at base of neck, blue glass handles with traveling "ribbons"


Current & Past Exhibitions:

New Acquisition: Vaux Glass Collection (1988) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. "Late Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum: A Photo Essay". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 39. no. 2. pg. 25-41 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 27, fig.4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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