Citation
Sprinkler flask

Material Information

Title:
Sprinkler flask
Alternate title:
Perfume bottle
Physical Description:
1 bottle : glass ; 9.2 x 6.58 cm
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Physical Location:
Box 13, Item 117

Subjects

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

Notes

Summary:
Globular-bodied bottle has a flaring mouth and narrow rim that is flattened and folded under. Aperture inside the neck appears to be formed by folding the neck in above the body and then folding it out again. The neck is cylindrical. Base is concave with no palpable evidence of a pontil mark.
Citation/Reference:
Yael Israeli, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, 2003.
General Note:
Color: Pale green glass under dark tan crust with black flecks.
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:
R30-00117 ( USFLDC DOI )
r30.117 ( USFLDC Handle )

USFLDC Membership

Aggregations:
Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection

Postcard Information

Format:
Artifact