ROMAN LARGE LIGHT BLUE GLASS JUG, CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.

$3,400.00

Culture: Roman
Date: 2nd Century A.D.
Medium: Glass
Condition: Intact, with iridescence and brown deposit on the interior.
Provenance: Ex- American private collection; collected in the 1990s.
Dimensions: H. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.)
Ref No. RO1315

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Description

Roman light blue glass jug with an ovoid body resting on a circular pad base. The neck widens downward, the rim is flanged, nd the strap trail handle has a loop-shaped thumb rest and ribs; concave buttom with pronounced kick on the interior.

Cf: Hermitage, no. 261, p. 307; Louvre II, cat. nos. 880-881, pp. 296-297.

Publication data: Boisgirard & Associates, Archeologie. Arts de I’Islam (Paris, Hotel Drouot, 11/28/2005), no. 41.