Roman Free-Blown Glass Aryballos

with a rare calcified plug

1st - 3rd Centuries AD

Height: 7.6 cm. (3 in.)

Width: 7 cm. (2 3/4 in.)

#4708

ex: private American collection, early 1980’s

Comparandum: Israeli, Yael ; Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum. The Eliahu Dobkin Collection and Other Gifts (Jerusalem, 2003) nos.333-335 Fadic, Ivo ; et al; Trasparenze Imperiale. Vetri Romani dalla Croazia (Rome, 1997) nos.81-82 Kevorkian, Annie ; Verres Antiques et de l’Islam (Paris, 1985) nos.221-223