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Roman, Imperial Period, ca. 1st to 3rd century CE. A beautiful free-blown miniature glass jar of a semi-translucent composition and a yellow-green hue with a round but stable base and a rough pontil scar, a globular body, a squat neck, and a flared, folded rim. Thick areas of fiery rainbow-hued iridescence provide a nice chromatic complementarity. Size: 1.2" W x 1.25" H (3 cm x 3.2 cm).

Provenance: private Los Angeles County, California, USA collection; ex-private Los Angeles, California, USA collection

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Age-commensurate surface wear, with very minor nicks and light roughness across rim and base, otherwise intact and very good. Light earthen deposits and nice rainbow iridescence throughout.

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Miniature Roman Glass Jar - Yellow-Green Color

Estimate $150 - $250Jul 30, 2018
Louisville, CO, USA