Lot 385: Roman Cosmetic Bottle
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd-3rd century AD. A glass vessel with piriform body, dimple base, flared tubular neck, iridescent surface. Cf. Whitehouse, D. Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass, vol.1, New York, 1997, item 219 for type. 39 grams, 16cm (6 1/4"). Ex German collection; acquired 1980s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.