London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
A LARGE ROMAN GREENISH-BLUE GLASS BEAKER
CIRCA 4TH CENTURY A.D.
With gently flaring sides decorated with five wheel-cut encircling bands, with ground rim, encrustation on the interior, repaired; and a colourless glass beaker, the flaring sides decorated with single applied trail beneath the rim and around the lower body, on splayed foot, circa 3rd-4th Century A.D.
6½ in. (16.5 cm.) and 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) high respectively (2)
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