Lot 187: Yellow Roman glass jar, Eastern Mediterranean
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A lovely yellow Roman glass jar, Eastern Mediterranean, c. 4th 5th Century AD, the body squat with indented base, the cylindrical neck with widely flared mouth and inward folded rim, around the sides are five zigzag trailed decorative elements in the same color as the body attaching from the rim to the shoulder. A very attractive example with beautiful colorful iridescence. H: 2 1/8 in (5.4cm). Ex Massachusetts private collection.
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