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Lot 0018
A Roman pale green glass double unguentarium, c. 5th Century AD, comprised of two unguentariums fused together, each with rounded rim. The entire vessel is wrapped with glass thread in the same color, zigzag caging of heavy gauge below the rim. A nice example with lovely multi-colored iridescence and light deposits. H: 4 1/5 in (10.7cm). Mounted on antique wood base. Ex London, UK private collection.


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Roman pale green glass double unguentarium