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Janus Flask

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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: 12.9 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number
2951 - 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:

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M., and Romano, Irene B., and Brownlee, Ann B., and White, Donald J. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 66, no. 97View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 60, pl. E.63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Edith H. Dec 1913. "The Graeco-Roman Section: A Collection of Antique Glass". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. IV. no. 4. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 128, fig.108View Objects related to this

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