Lot 20: A Roman golden yellow glass cosmetic jar
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A Roman golden yellow glass cosmetic jar, c. 4th Century AD, with small flared foot, the body tapering to a widely flared mouth with inward folded rim, a trailed handle to either side. An attractive vessel, the surface with a purple sheen with attractive multi-colored iridescence. H: 4 7/8 in (12.5cm). Foot re-attached, light mineral deposits inside and in the recesses. Ex German private antiquities collection.
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