A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION OF ANCIENT GLASS
TWO ROMAN GLASS VESSELS
Circa 1st Century A.D.
Including a bottle, dark blue in color, free-blown, with a spherical body, tall cylindrical neck and splayed, rounded rim, with an applied white thread wound spirally from the lower portion of the neck to the base; and an unguentarium, cobalt blue in color, with a conical body, cylindrical neck and infolded rim creating a horizontal rim-disk, with an applied white thread wound spirally from the lower portion of the neck to the base
4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm) high for the taller (2)
10 King David Galleries, Jerusalem, 1980 (spherical bottle)
Fortuna Fine Arts, Ltd., New York, 1990 (unguentarium)