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Sidonian Flask

Bottle

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10135
Object Number:MS5010
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Palestinian
Provenience: Syria
Aleppo
Manufacture Location: Sidon
Date Made: 100-299 CE
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Technique:Mould-Blown
Iconography:Berries
Height: 7.3 cm
Outside Diameter:4.1 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other Number:GL05 (ancient glass project) - Other Number
2935 - Other Number

Description

Amber hexagonal glass bottle.

Yellowish glass, mold blown. Naturalistic berry design closely resembles MS5011. Sidonian.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Italian Gallery (28 Mar 1951 - 1958) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition
Roman Glass: Reflections on Cultural Change (27 Sep 1997 - 18 Jun 1998) View Objects in Exhibition
Special Exhibition: Classical and Oriental (12 Dec 1913 - 01 Nov 1915) 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. 41, pl. E.48View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 38. no. 2. pg. 13-37 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 28, fig. 27A,BView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Hall, Edith H. Dec 1913. "The Graeco-Roman Section: A Collection of Antique Glass". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. IV. no. 4. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 126, fig. 104B, centerView Objects related to this

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