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Object Number: 86-35-45
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 0-50 AD
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 50
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Moulded
Height: 4cm
Outside Diameter:12.1cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL06 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Shallow hemi-spherical dish; 26 tapering ribs eminating from base on exterior; set of 2 engraved rings on interior bottom. Encrustation and irridescence.


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:

[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. 38 (2): 13-37. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 20, pl. 12A,BView Objects cited in this Publication

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