Lot 399: Roman Iridescent Unguentarium
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd-3rd century AD. A pale blue glass vessel with bell-shaped base and recessed underside, tapering tubular body with everted and folded rim. Cf. Whitehouse, D. Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass, vol.1, New York, 1997, item 259. 57 grams, 15cm (6"). UK art market, acquired prior to 2000.
Condition Report: Fine condition.