SLS 301 Artifacts Project Assignment # 1

"Roman Glass-Making and Roman Glass"


Roman FLASK and two globular BOTTLES. Blown clear glass with greenish tint, with applied thread, and blown green glass. Near East, 3rd-5th cent. CE (A 66.2.4)

Two Roman BOWLS, with eight applied handles at lip. Mold-blown green and blue glass. Eastern Mediterranean, 3rd-4th cent. CE (A66.7.38; A66.7.39)

Roman 'pillar molded' BOWL, with ribbed body. Green glass, formed in a mold. Near East or Italy, late 1st cent. BCE-1st cent. CE (A66.2.14)


Photographs by Peter Finger
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