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posted on 2021-10-27, 07:20 authored by Helena HamerowHelena Hamerow
Glass pouch bottle (Harden Class VII, b, 2). Height 13 cm, rim diam. 6.4cm. Glass pale bluish-green, with small and large air bubbles and distinct blowing spirals. Rim splayed and outward-folded(?): body swollen with thin walls, tapering to very thick pointed base (clear pontil mark). Decorated with self-coloured translucent trail below rim, 3 visible spirals, applied from rim downwards and smoothed on rim. The whole glass a bit lop-sided. Traces of wear on rim very slight.

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Grave ID

Barfrestone Grave 48

Object ID

M6596

Catalogue Number

M 6596

Material

glass (Sonia Hakes Material Notes; glass) (Antiquarian Material; glass)

Complete Keyword List (Including Alternatives)

glass vessel (Sonia Hawkes Keyword; pouch bottle) (Antiquarian Keyword; urn)

Status

extant

Location

National Museums Liverpool

Collection

Mayer Collection

Original Collection

Faussett

Category ID

gvessel

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