A ROMAN MOLD-BLOWN PALE GREEN GLASS JUG
A ROMAN MOLD-BLOWN PALE GREEN GLASS JUG
A ROMAN MOLD-BLOWN PALE GREEN GLASS JUG
A ROMAN MOLD-BLOWN PALE GREEN GLASS JUG
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A ROMAN MOLD-BLOWN PALE GREEN GLASS JUG

CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

Details
A ROMAN MOLD-BLOWN PALE GREEN GLASS JUG
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
2 3⁄4 in. (7 cm.) high
Provenance
Japanese private collection, acquired prior to 1985.
Exhibited
Ancient and Modern Glasses, The Ancient Orient Museum, Tokyo, 19 July - 1 September 1985 (exhibition catalogue no. 1-5, p. 11).
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This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.

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Lot Essay


This series of vessels with scrolls were more commonly produced with two handles. For examples of the rarer one handle type, see E. M. Stern, Roman Mold-blown Glass: The First Through Sixth Centuries, 1995, pp. 152-154, nos 55 and 58.

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