Lot 405: Roman Pale Blue Flask
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st century AD. A pale blue iridescent glass flask with bell-shaped body, dimple base, tapering neck, flared and rolled rim. Cf. Whitehouse, D. Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass, vol.1, New York, 1997, item 247. 73 grams, 20.5cm (8"). UK art market, acquired prior to 2000.
Condition Report: Fine condition, some surface accretion.