12 April 2016
A ROMAN GLASS SPRINKLER FLASK
CIRCA 3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.
Pale green in color, the globular body mold blown with a lozenge pattern, on a pad base, the cylindrical neck free blown, constricted to the merge to the body, the funnel mouth with a folded rim
3 ½ in. (8.9 cm.) high
Antiquities, Sotheby's, New York, 17 December 1996, lot 212.
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Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Glass of Imperial Rome from the John F. Fort Collection, 2 June-6 October 2002.
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