12 December 2002
A ROMAN GLASS SPRINKLER FLASK
Circa 3rd-4th Century A.D.
Pale green-blue in color, free-blown, the globular body with pinched and ridged ribs, the narrow neck constricted on the interior, with a flaring infolded rim with a folded tubular flange below the rim, on a concave base
4 in. (10.2 cm) high
Sasson Ancient Art, Jerusalem, 1980
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