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Beaker

Object Number:86-35-93
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 0-199 CE
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Height: 8.5 cm
Outside Diameter:7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other Number:GL07 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Amber beaker. Rounded concave base; convex cylindrical body with 5 wheel-cut grooves on exterior; in-curving rim. Broken and possibly mended; 2 fracture lines and 3 pieces. Some encrustation.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[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. 54, fig. E.27View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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