Citation
Ewer

Material Information

Title:
Ewer
Alternate title:
Pitcher
Physical Description:
1 ewer : glass ; 9.7 x 5.1 cm
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Mold-blown in a three-part mold
Physical Location:
Box 13, Item 128

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Ewers ( lcsh )
Glass containers ( lcsh )
Glassware, Roman ( lcsh )
pitchers (vessels) ( aat )
Genre:
ewers (vessels) ( aat )

Notes

Summary:
Small pitcher has an in-folded rim on a cylindrical neck. The body is cylindrical, defined top and bottom by a raised band and then a convex shoulder and convex bottom. The base is flat with two raised circles, one inside the other. Handle attaches to the shoulder and the rim; the rim terminus has a thumb-piece. Loops (gadroons) decorate the shoulder and the base. The body is decorated with large motifs of eight arms.
Citation/Reference:
Yael Israeli, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, 2003.
General Note:
Color: Body is light green; handle is yellow-green.
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:
R30-00128 ( USFLDC DOI )
r30.128 ( USFLDC Handle )

USFLDC Membership

Aggregations:
Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection

Postcard Information

Format:
Artifact