Bowl with S-shaped Curve

By
Nicole Berlin
Nicole Berlin is a second year Classical Art and Archaeology graduate student. She received her BA in Classics and Anthropology from Northwestern University and has had a wide variety of experiences in the art world, from the excavation of a Roman villa at Chiusi to working on Egyptian archaeology documentaries in Rome. Nicole is a graduate intern at the JHUAM and has a particular interest in Roman wall painting.
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  • Accession Number: JHUAM HT 227
  • Measurements: Width: 7.4cm, Height: 5.3cm
  • Material: Glass
  • Culture/Date: Roman, 4th c. CE?
  • Provenance: Unknown

 

This transparent green glass bowl has an S-shaped curve and a lopsided, thick rounded rim. It sits on a raised, disc-shaped foot.

Comparanda:
Corning Museum 50.1.46.