University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS5115
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Palestine
Beit Jibrin
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-299 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 13.2 cm
Width: 9 cm
Outside Diameter:4.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL09 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number
ISINGS#238 - Other Number

Description

Glass basket-shaped vessel. Green glass, high handle. Intact. Gently concave base, conical body, rim rolled outward; elaborate threaded lambda-shaped handle attached at mid-body and rim, decorative knob at vortex. High threaded handle, decorative knobs. Blown.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass.. J. B. Wolters. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 238View Objects related to this Type Citation

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