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    Sale 13850

    Ancient Glass from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 288

    A ROMAN YELLOW FOOTED GLASS JAR

    CIRCA 4TH-5TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN YELLOW FOOTED GLASS JAR
    CIRCA 4TH-5TH CENTURY A.D.
    The bulbous body with wide flaring mouth with folded rim, and flaring raised foot, half of the vessel with yellow zigzag trailing decoration applied at shoulder and rim
    2 ¾ in. (7 cm.) high


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    For similar jars, but without feet, cf. Matheson, 1980, p. 115-6, nos 304-6.

    Provenance

    Acquired prior to 2000.