Roman Glass Flask

with interior "trapped threads" created by pinching the glass bubble before inflation



3rd-4th Centuries AD


Height: 10.5 cm.     (4 1/8 in.)



ex: a private European collection, 1980's-1990's


Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XII (New York, 2014) p.30


cf:  Auth, Susan ; Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum (Newark, 1976) p.128, no.158




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