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Object Number: 86-35-27
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-299 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Height: 15.8cm
Width: 7.6cm
Depth: 8.5cm
Outside Diameter:6.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL12 (ancient glass project) - Other Number

Description

Square base-slightly concave with pontil and raised cross-hatching; rectangular sides; rounded shoulder; cylindrical neck; rolled inner lip with applied pendant rim. Wide ribbed strap handle attached to shoulder and neck below rim. Some encrustation; rim damaged.


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:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 62, pl. E.66; p. 63, fig. E.32(a)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: 30-31View Objects cited in this Publication

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