Roman Fusiform Glass Bottle

Item Description

C. 4th century AD

An interesting pale green glass fusiform bottle with an everted rim and a small mouth, with a tall cylindrical neck.  It has a bi-conical mid-section to body with a rounded base.

Small chip to base otherwise intact with some light earthy surface deposits and some light iridescence.

Provenance: Property of a private collector aquired before 1975.

Ref: Similar example in the Metropolitan Museum of Art website.

Size: 193mm height



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