Roman Aubergine Glass Bottle

with white threads

1st - 2nd Centuries AD

Height: 10 cm. (3 15/16 in.)

Width: 5.5 cm. (2 3/16 in.)

#1782

ex: private European collection, early 1990’s

Comparandum: Israeli, Yael ; Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum. The Eliahu Dobkin Collection and Other Gifts (Jerusalem, 2003) no.103 Bianchi, Robert (ed.); Reflections on Ancient Glass from the Borowski Collection (Mainz, 2002) V-51 Whitehouse, David ; Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass v.2 (Corning, 2001) nos.700-701 Stern, E. Marianne ; Roman, Byzantine and Early Medieval Glass 10BCE-700CE. Ernesto Wolf Collection. (New York, 2001) no.1