4 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK FAMILY COLLECTION
A ROMAN GLASS JUG
CIRCA 3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.
Pale green in color, the elongated piriform body mold blown, then further inflated and twisted, producing thin spiral ribs, with a tapering neck and splayed mouth, the rim folded in, with a wide strap handle, on a disk base
11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm.) high
with Joseph Stieglitz, Tel Aviv, 1969.
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