unguientarium / Glass

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Object Identifier
1970.03.0992
Object Name
unguientarium
Object Type
Glass vessels
Materials
Glass
Height
3.2
Weight
2.8g
Inscribed
161
Full Artifact Description
Miniature unguentarium. Free blown of transparent pale blue-green glass. Bell-shaped body, wide cylindrical neck with plain rim. Trail added around rim to form uneven collar. Bottom has deep kick with reamer mark. Light discoloration.
Cf. Benaki #96; Lamm Pl. 3 #3.
Verbatim Date
6th-8th C AD
Verbatim Provenance
Egypt
Countermark
161
Exhibition Title
Fragments from the Past: Islamic Art from the Collection of the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Exhibition Curator
Johnson, Dawn
Type Category
30

Technical Details

Record
1970.03.0992
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-1970.03.0992/dsc_1562.jpg

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"unguientarium; Glass." In the digital collection Kelsey Museum of Archaeology Art & Artifact Collection. https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-1970.03.0992/dsc_1562.jpg. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 14, 2024.
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