Large Roman Glass Baluster Form Flask With Trail Decoration

Item Description

C. 3rd-4th century AD

A beautiful, large, translucent green glass inverted baluster form flask, with a conical neck with trail decoration, a piriform body and splayed foot. Old label included.

Intact and of a large size with some nice iridescence to surfaces and some earthy surface deposits.

Ref: Similar example in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Accession Number: 17.194.123.

Provenance:  An old established private collection.

Size: 208mm height approx



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