Glass bottle or vase
Department of Antiquities
AD late 1st–early 2nd century
Glassware; bottle; vase
Height: 10cm, Diameter (rim): 6cm, Diameter (base): 6cm
Umm Qais, Jordan
This glass bottle or vase from the Roman period has a circular body with a wide short neck. The body of the object is decorated with a spiral of lines which radiate out from the bottom of the neck and follow the form of its rounded base resulting in a wavy textured appearance.
By stylistic analysis and material dating.
"Glass bottle or vase" in MWNF GALLERIES , Museum With No Frontiers, 2020. http://www.museumwnf.org/thematicgallery/thg_galleries/database_item.php?itemId=objects;DGA;jo;Mus41;1;en&id=glass
Copyedited by: Janice Medina
MWNF Working Number: JOR1_001