Squat globular body supports a wide neck that is topped by an in-folded, tabular rim. Six pinch marks decorate the perimeter of the jar. The bottom is sharply concave with a high conical protrusion toward the interior and a pontil mark.
6th-8th centuries CE
5.0 x 5.3 cm
Digital 3D model
Eastern Mediterranean region
University of South Florida. Library. Special Collections Department (LOC)
Farid Karam Collection of Graeco-Roman Antiquities
Physical Collection ID
citation/reference: Yael Israeli, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, 2003. Color: Pale yellow or clear glass; surface is covered with a dark crust over iridescent weathering.
Unknown, "Ointment jar" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 111.
Nikon D3400, AF-P Nikon 18-55 mm 1:3.5-5.6G
Digital Photogrammetry, Agisoft Photoscan Professional 1.4.4
University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)