A SET OF THREE RARE EARLY ROMAN GLASS TUBES
Catalog:Glass:Roman: stock #1276998
1st Century AD
This collection of three tubes or flasks were each free-blown using pale translucent glass to form vessels suitable for holding oils, perfumes and salves. Each flask is composed of an elongated cylindrical neck with an everted rim above a small body on a drop-shaped base.
In excellent condition with natural iridescence present.
Free display stand and Certificate of Authenticity Included in Price.
Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.
Israeli, â€śAncient Glass in the Israel Museumâ€ť, p. 117, fig. 107