A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION OF ANCIENT GLASS
A ROMAN GLASS GRAPE FLASK
Circa 3rd Century A.D.
Amber in color, mold-blown, the ovoid body with a stylized pattern of grapes, on a slightly concave base, the cylindrical neck free-blown, with a collar at the shoulder, the horizontal rim-disk folded out and then in
5¼ in. (13.3 cm) high
Tel Aviv Market, late 1960s-early 1970s
Westchester Private Collection
Acquired by the current owner in 1990