A MASSIVE IMPERIAL ROMAN AQUAMARINE BLOWN GLASS SQUARE JAR

With rolled rim and mold- mark of concentric circles

intact

Köln, early 2nd Century AD

Height: 19 cm. (7 1/2 in.)

Width: 12.5 cm. (4 15/16 in.)

#6815

Ex: Swiss private collection 1960s–1980s by repute. Swiss market by 1986.

Published: Antiquarium; Ancient Treasures XX. (London, 2022) p.37 Antiquarium Ltd.; Reflections of Antiquity: Ancient Glass through the Ages (New York, 1989) p.20

Comparandum: Fremersdorf, F; Die Denkmaler des romischen Koln. v.6: Romisches Geformtes Glas in Koln (Koln, 1961) taf.87