London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A ROMAN AUBERGINE GLASS AMPHORISKOS
1ST CENTURY A.D.
With bulbous body, slender neck and wide everted rim, two applied handles and pad base; and a blue glass unguentarium, with flat shoulder and conical body, tall cylindrical neck and everted rim, 1st Century A.D.
2¾ in. (7 cm.) and 3 in. (7.6 cm.) high respectively (2)
Acquired from German private collections in 1975 and 1970 respectively.
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