Citation
Ointment jar

Material Information

Title:
Ointment jar
Alternate title:
Cosmetic jar
Physical Description:
1 container : glass ; 5.0 x 5.3 cm
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Physical Location:
Box 01, Item 110

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Cosmetics containers ( lcsh )
Glass containers ( lcsh )
Genre:
jars ( aat )

Notes

Summary:
Squat globular body supports a wide neck that is topped by an in-folded, tabular rim. Six pinch marks decorate the perimeter of the jar. The bottom is sharply concave with a high conical protrusion toward the interior and a pontil mark.
Citation/Reference:
Yael Israeli, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, 2003.
General Note:
Color: Pale yellow or clear glass; surface is covered with a dark crust over iridescent weathering.
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:
R30-00110 ( USFLDC DOI )
r30.110 ( USFLDC Handle )

USFLDC Membership

Aggregations:
Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection

Postcard Information

Format:
Artifact