ROMAN BLUISH GLASS ARYBALLOS

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ROMAN BLUISH GLASS ARYBALLOS

Spherical body with rounded bottom, twpo small dolphin-type handles with minute vertical ridges at the top, runing from shoulder to base of short neck, trochilus-shaped mouth, folded outward, downward and upward, flattened on top. Ex priv. coll. H.v.H., Belgium 1980s-1990s. H. 9 cm. Intact
1st-2nd cent AD

Cf. C. Isings, Roman Glass dron dated Finds, Groningen 1957, Form 61 var.; P.L.W.Arts, A Collection of Ancient Glass, Lochem 2000, no. 46: ‘…This type of bottle was made as early as the 6th cent. BC in core-formed glass…generally used for carrying oils in public baths…’

 1.500

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