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Object Number:MS5273
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Syria
Aleppo
Date Made: mid 1st c. AD
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 99
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Marvered
Mosaic
Height: 14 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL04 (ancient Glass project) - Other Number

Description

Glass (Pseudo-Agate) Onyx-Ware Bottle. Variegated "agate" surface. Blown, marvered surface. Imitation agate mosaic.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Sculpture Gallery (1975 - 2000) View Objects in Exhibition
Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1996. "Early Imperial Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 38. no. 2. pg. 13-37 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: CoverView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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