AN EARLY IMPERIAL ROMAN AUBERGINE AND WHITEBLOWN MARBLED GLASS BOTTLE
With highly iridescent patina.
Early 1st Century AD
Height: 11.5 cm. (4 9/16 in.)
Width: 8.6 cm. (3 3/8 in.)
Ex: Near Eastern private collection of Mr. H. (d. 2015), by descent from his father (d. 1955).
Published: Antiquarium; Ancient Treasures XX. (London, 2022) p.34
Comparanda:Auth, Susan ; Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum (Newark, 1976) p.57Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York acc. no. 74.51.36