Jar

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Object Name: 
Jar
Accession Number: 
72.1.9
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.4 cm, Diam (max): 7.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
300-399
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Israel Department of Antiquities
Primary Description: 
Transparent light green glass, some bubbles; blown, indented, reworked, applied. Globular shape body; rim outsplayed, reheated and rounded; overhanging hollow fold above short tapering neck; high shoulder, rounded side which curves in toward bottom; wide kicked base, pontil scar; two applied handles attached to shoulder and rim or overhang and rim; eleven indentations on body at maximum diameter.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Israel Department of Antiquities, Source
1972
Category: 
Inscription: 
VOL 427 ECV
mark
base
Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, Volume One (1997) p. 170, #298; p. 351, #298; BIB# 58895