Lot 398: Roman Unguentarium
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd-3rd century AD. A glass vessel with broad 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. 54 grams, 13.5cm (5 1/4"). Property of a London gentleman; acquired before 1995.
Condition Report: Fine condition.