University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5128
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Syro-Palestine
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 0-199 AD
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 10.5cm
Outside Diameter:9.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberISINGS#51A - Other Number
GL12 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Intact. Slightly concave base, depressed ovoid body, short neck, constricted at base, rim folded downward, outward, upward, outward and over. Broad ribbon handle attached shoulders and under rim. Handle heavily threaded, incised body bands. Glass: thin, light green, heavy iridescence. Blown.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 62, fig. E.31; p. 63, fig. E.32(c)View Objects cited in this Publication
[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: 32View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass. : Page/Fig./Plate: # 51AView Objects cited in this Publication

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