University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 86-35-64
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Syro-Palestine (uncertain)
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 100-299 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Blown
Height: 16.5cm
Width: 6.4cm
Depth: 3.8cm
Outside Diameter:3.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other NumberGL17 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number

Description

Concave disk foot with pontil on base; elipsoid body; funnel-like neck/rim with spiralling thread covering surface; pair of triple-looped handles with "ribbons" trailing down sides.


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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 116, fig. E.50View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Late Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum: A Photo Essay. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 39 (2): 25-41. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 28, fig. 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Fleming, Stuart J. 1997. Late Roman Glass at the University of Pennsylvania Museum: A Photo Essay. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 39 (2): 25-41. : Page/Fig./Plate: 41/Fig. 31View Objects cited in this Publication

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