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Ribbed Bowl
Imperial Period, Roman Empire, late 1st century B.C./mid 1st century A.D.

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Creator Nationality: European; Southern European; Roman
Creator Dates/Places: Roman Republic and Empire
Creator Name-CRT: Roman
Title: Ribbed Bowl
Title Type: preferred
View: view from slight angle above
Creation Start Date: -5
Creation End Date: 50
Creation Date: Imperial Period, Roman Empire, late 1st century B.C./mid 1st century A.D.
Creation Place: Early Western World,Roman Republic and Empire
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Vessel
Classification Term: Glass
Materials and Techniques: glass
Dimensions: H.: 4.6 cm (1-7/8 in.)
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1949.433
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson
Subject Description: Monochrome bowl has evenly spaced ribs radiating around lower portion of the bowl. The pale green or pale bluish-green color of these bowls occurs naturally, as the result of iron and other oxides in the sand, one of the essential components used in making glass.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1949.433
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1999

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