Citation
Unguentarium

Material Information

Title:
Unguentarium
Alternate title:
Perfume bottle
Physical Description:
1 bottle : glass ; 10.6 x 2.4 cm
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Physical Location:
Box 01, Item 085

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Perfume bottles ( lcsh )
Glass containers ( lcsh )
Glassware, Roman ( lcsh )
Genre:
unguentaria ( aat )

Notes

Summary:
Teardrop-shaped bottle has a cracked-off rim that is out-of-round. The funnel mouth arises from a twist in the neck. The bottle is free-standing. The base is flattened with no evidence of a pontil mark.
Citation/Reference:
Yael Israeli, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, 2003.
General Note:
Color: Pale blue glass with light green weathering; black residue inside the funnel mouth.
General Note:
Discovery Location: Eastern Mediterranean.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
R30-00085 ( USFLDC DOI )
r30.85 ( USFLDC Handle )

USFLDC Membership

Aggregations:
Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection

Postcard Information

Format:
Artifact