Ancient Roman Glass jug, 200-300 A.D.

Material:  Glass
Conservation:  Nice iridescence and earthen deposits
Material:  Glass
Dimensions:  15 cm
Provenance:  Pierre Bergé, Auction, Paris, 2006 (Lot No. 389) / This piece is accompanied by an export certificate from the Spanish Ministry of Culture No. 2019/07105 with date 20/12/2019 and certificate of authenticity.
Exhibited:  Feriarte, IFEMA (Madrid, 16-24 November 2019)
Ref pb076 Category Tag

This green coloured jug has a conical body and a long, thin neck ending in a tri-lobed rim. It was probably used to contain oils or perfumes.

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