AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN GLASS JUGLET

AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN GLASS JUGLET


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Roman: Glass: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1309636

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at The Inbal Hotel, Liberty Bell Park, 3 Jabotinsky Street
P. O. Box 14646, Jerusalem 9114601, Israel
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 $3,500.00 
c. 4th Century CE

This free blown juglet is composed of an elongated body and a cylindrical neck terminating in a flaring mouth. The body of the vessel is made of light green glass and is decorated with vertical indentations. Trailing has been applied below the rim of the vessel in the same color glass and a handle composed of darker blue-green glass is applied from rim to shoulder.

In excellent and original condition with natural iridescence present.

Height: 16.5 cm (6.49 inches)

Free Plexiglas display stand, Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.

Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

Yael Israeli, “Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum”, p. 174; pl. 198, 212.

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