• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 61

    A ROMAN AUBERGINE GLASS JAR

    CIRCA 4TH-5TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN AUBERGINE GLASS JAR
    CIRCA 4TH-5TH CENTURY A.D.
    With thick diagonal ribbing, the underside of base with concentric rings, patches of silver-white iridescence
    3 in. (7.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a French private collection, 1970s.