A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION OF ANCIENT GLASS
CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
A ROMAN GLASS JUG
Circa 2nd-3rd Century A.D.
Cobalt blue in color, free-blown, the spherical body on a concave base, with a tapering cylindrical neck, the splayed mouth with the rim folded out and then in, with a single strap handle
5 1/8 in. (13 cm) high
Christopher Sheppard, England
Fortuna Fine Arts, Ltd., New York, 1990