Citation
Jar

Material Information

Title:
Jar
Physical Description:
1 jar : glass ; 5.6 x 5.8 cm
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Physical Location:
Box 02, Item 119

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Glass containers ( lcsh )
Glassware, Roman ( lcsh )
Genre:
jars ( aat )

Notes

Summary:
Jar has a flared mouth and tubular rim, folded evenly inward. Below the broad neck, the globular body is decorated with seven pressed indentions, some more pronounced than others. Black grit and long bubbles are evident in the neck and rim. The base is concave with no palpable pontil mark.
Citation/Reference:
Yael Israeli, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, 2003.
General Note:
Color: Yellow-green glass with golden opalescent weathering on the body. Tan crust adheres to the surface.
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:
R30-00119 ( USFLDC DOI )
r30.119 ( USFLDC Handle )

USFLDC Membership

Aggregations:
Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection

Postcard Information

Format:
Artifact