ROMAN TWIN HANDLED GLASS FLASK, CIRCA 1ST – 2ND CENTURY A.D.

$3,000.00

Culture: Roman
Date: 1st – 2nd Century A.D.
Medium: Glass
Condition: Intact, with iridescence and weathering.
Provenance: Ex- Early private American collection formed in the 1980s..
Dimensions: H. 3 in. (7.6 cm.)
Ref No. RO1159

Description

With a globular body, cylindrical neck and flaring mouth with rolled rim, twin applied handles and a footed base.

cf. Ancient Glass, Sotheby’s London, November 1987, lot 116; Roman and Pre-Roman Glass in the Royal Ontario Museum, J.W. Hayes 1975, no. 122. p. 54.