Roman Glass Double Balsamarium With Silvery Iridescence
C. 4th-5th century AD
A beautiful translucent green glass double-flask balsamarium, finely decorated with applied spiral glass trailing. They were used for storing perfumed oils and expensive liquids.
Some trailing missing otherwise in excellent condition with a beautiful silvery iridescence.
Provenance: Dr H. B. Collection.
Size: 110mm height