ROMAN GLASS FLASK WITH NET PATTERN, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY A.D.

$1,750.00

Culture: Eastern Mediterranean
Date: circa 4th century A.D.
Medium: Glass
Condition: Intact.
Provenance: Ex- Formerly in a European private collection, 1960s.
Dimensions: H. 2 15/16 in. in. (7.3 cm.)
Ref No. RO1168

 

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Description

Of spherical body resting on a concave bottom and is topped with a short neck and a flaring mouth and indistinct out folded rib. The body is embelished with pairs of vertically oriented ribs that were made into a net-like design by pinching and nipping them at their midpoints.

Glas von der Antikebis zum Jugendstil, Sammlung Hans Cohn, Axel von Saldern 1980, no. 87, 9. 94.