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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.495
Object Name Bottle
Description Clear Glass Vessel*; wide flared rim with tapered neck to ovoid body to flattened depressed bottom without pontil mark; greenish tint & some iridescence; dirt encrustation; large curved crack body side; some surface abrasions; 1 air bubble body side.
*Found near legionary fortress in Mainz, see 2007.2.C364 [urn] & 2007.2.B331
Date range: late 1st century C.E.
Title Clear Glass Vessel
Date late 1st century CE
Material glass
Dimensions H-6.5 Dia-2.4 cm
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Bottles
Glass industry
Glassware
Roman Empire
Ancient Rome