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Catalog number 67.13
Title Bottle with long neck
Object Name Bottle
Description This translucent pale green bottle has a broad cylindrical body with the base indented for stability, and long cylindrical neck widening into a funnel at the top. Three thick threads coil around the neck funnel. The vessel is freeblown green glass; there are areas of sandy crust, and a silvery multicolor iridescence.
Medium/Material Glass
Dimensions H-9.25 inches
Year Range from 400
Year Range to 600
Search Terms 5th century AD
6th century AD
Africa
Anatolia
Ancient
Bottle
Byzantine rule
Egypt
Glass
Roman rule
Syria
Vessel
West Asia
Exhibition and Publication History * "Ancient and Antique Glass in the Collection," NY 1976, p. 27, #113, Irene J. Winter, Curator
*"Director's Choice, Part I," G-TM, 4/17-6/1/2002. A. Winter, Curator.
*"Interwoven Worlds: Exploring Domestic and Nomadic Life in Turkey," GTM at Flushing Town Hall, March 9-April 29, 2012. A. Winter and A. Bauer, Curators.
Culture Near Eastern