ROMAN SPOUTED GLASS FLASK, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY BC, 1ST CENTURY A.D.

$3,500.00

Culture: Roman
Date: 1st Century B.C. Р1st Century A.D.
Medium: Glass
Condition: Intact, small crack at base of neck.
Provenance: Ex- Early private American collection formed in the 1990s.
Dimensions: H. 4 1/2 in. (10.5 cm.)
Ref No. RO1155

Description

Yellow in color, free blown, the globular body with a tapering cylindrical neck, the rim folded out and pinched into a trefoil mouth, on a concave base.

cf. Christie’s New York antiquities auction, December 2011, lot 79 (but in blue).