Roman Glass Bottle

Server Costs Fundraiser 2021

Please help us pay for the servers and web services required to operate our non-profit organization's website. Any donation helps, no matter how small: If every visitor were to give only $1 we would be fully funded within a day.

Donate Now

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by
published on 30 July 2013
Send to Google Classroom:

A detail of the neck and handle of a Roman glass bottle (1st - 3rd century CE). The handle shows the common technique of adding handles separately and the folding over of the glass at the ends due to the glassmaker's lack of cutting shears. (Archaeological Museum, Naxos, Greece).

Remove Ads

Advertisement

About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2013, July 30). Roman Glass Bottle. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1364/roman-glass-bottle/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Glass Bottle." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 30, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1364/roman-glass-bottle/.

MLA Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Roman Glass Bottle." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 Jul 2013. Web. 26 Jul 2021.