A LATE ROMAN GLASS BOTTLE

A LATE ROMAN GLASS BOTTLE


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Roman: Glass: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1311549

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 $3,500.00 
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)

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Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

David Whitehouse, “Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass, Volume 1”, (Corning: 1997), p. 178; pl. 313.

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