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Rome, Imperial Period, ca. 2nd to 4th century CE. A free-blown green glass unguent used to hold precious oils for the most elite members of society, its classic form with a dimpled base, bulbous lower section, tall tubular neck, and dramatically flared folded rim. Glass has now developed areas of deep silvery and rainbow iridescence. Size: 4" H (10.2 cm)

Provenance: private Ventura County, California, USA collection

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#125744

Condition

Intact. Nice areas of silvery and rainbow iridescence and earthen deposits.

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$125.00

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Tall Choice Roman Glass Unguent

Auction ended on Mon, Sep 25, 2017
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Estimate $250 - $350
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