A LATE ROMAN GLASS BOTTLE
Please refer to our stock # G.59 when inquiring.
Eastern Mediterranean, c. 4th -5th Century CE
This free-blown vessel is composed of a wide body with a long, cylindrical neck terminating in a funnel mouth. It is made of pale green glass and was used for the serving of liquids.
In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.
Height: 24.5 cm (9.64 inches)
Worldwide Shipping and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.
Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.
David Whitehouse, “Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass, Volume 1”, (Corning: 1997), p. 178; pl. 313.
“Neither gold nor crystal can compare with it, nor can it be had for jewels or gold.” (Job 28:17)