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Object Number: MS4993
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syro-Palestine
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Janus
Female Head
Height: 12.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Mold blown amber colored double female head glass. Green handle and thread of uneven thickness under rim. Small amount of white decomposition inside.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 66, no. 97View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 60, pl. E.63View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Hall, Edith H. 1913. The Graeco-Roman Collection. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 128, ill. p. 129View Objects cited in this Publication

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