26 April 2006
A ROMAN AUBERGINE GLASS AMPHORISKOS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
Mould-blown, the cylindrical neck with everted rim, twin applied green glass handles, the ovoid body decorated with a central frieze of vine tendrils with fluting above and below
2¾ in. (7 cm.) high
Formerly in a German private collection, acquired in the 1960s-1970s.
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