London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A ROMAN TRANSLUCENT GREEN GLASS SPRINKLER FLASK
3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.
Of 'helmet' type, the free-blown pear-shaped body with four wide pinched and striated ribs interspersed with pinched knobs, the neck with interior constriction at base
4 in. (10 cm.) high
Acquired from a German private collection, 1982.
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