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Lot 0022A
Rome, ca. 2nd to 4th century CE. A lovely, hand-blown green glass vessel with a concave bottom, near spherical body, splayed neck that flares to a wide everted rim, and twin undulating trail handles joining shoulder to rim. In addition to its elegant form, the surface shimmers with marvelous rainbow iridescence. Size: handlespan 3.25" W x 3.375" H (8.3 cm x 8.6 cm)

Provenance: Ex-private east coast, USA collection

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Two stable cracks on neck near trail handles. Expected encrustation and impressive iridescent highlights.

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Roman Twin-Handled Glass Jar - Wonderful Iridescence

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Mar 15, 2017