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Accession_Number 91.11.1
adlib_title Roman bottle
Shape Bottle
Shape_description Tall bottle with wide flanged lip; very long and narrow neck; stout conical shaped body with flat resting surface and slightly concave base.
Material Glass
Fabric Roman
Fabric_description Green
Munsell_color
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition Complete and intact, with a thick layer or iridescence and deposits of mud and dirt.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Roman
Date 1-3 c. AD
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0557.jpg
2002.97.0557.jpg
Oblique view, from slightly above, of a tall thin glass bottle, with conical bottom.
2002.97.0558.jpg
2002.97.0558.jpg
View of glass bottle laying on its side showing large, slightly indented base.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 15.3
Diameters Mouth (ext.) 3.5, (int.) 1.5; base 6.0
Handle_height
Other_dims. H. neck 11.5
Location 11.1.13
Edited_by Faye; Joana Varela
Date_edited 15.07.2003; 06.04.2017
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