Lot 406: Roman Blue-Green Cylindrical Jar
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 3rd-4th century AD. A pale blue-green iridescent glass vessel with dimple base, cylindrical body, carinated shoulder, everted flange rim with rolled edge. Cf. Whitehouse, D. Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass, vol.2, New York, 2001, item 705 for type. 97 grams, 10.5cm (4"). Private collection, North London; acquired in the early 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.