20 April 2005
A ROMAN GLASS JUG
1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
The bulbous body with tall cylindrical neck and folded rim, strap handle applied at neck and shoulder, some damage, 6¾ in. (17 cm.) high; and a large group of glass vessels including six unguentaria with tall necks and flared rims, 7½ in. (19 cm.) high max.; a green glass flask with bulbous body, folded rim and wheel-cut decoration, encrusted, 6 in. (15 cm.) high, all 1st-3rd Century A.D.; a feeder flask with spherical body of irregular shape, high cylindrical neck and extended spout, circa 1st Century A.D., 3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) high; and an Islamic 'fruit' flask, with flaring neck and spiked body, 6th-7th Century A.D., 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high (15)
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