Byzantine Blue Glass bottle, Circa 500-600 AD

Material:  Glass
Conservation:  Iridescence and earthen deposits
Material:  Glass
Dimensions:  14 cm
Provenance:  Pierre Bergé, Auction, Paris, 2006 / This piece is accompanied by an export certificate from the Spanish Ministry of Culture No. 2020/01373 with date 11/03/2020 and certificate of authenticity.
Exhibited:  Ifergan Collection, Málaga (2018-2020)
Ref pb068 Category Tag

A medium-sized Byzantine bottle made of blue-tinted glass. It has a hexagonal body with a rounded shoulder and a flaring neck. It was probably used to contain perfume or oils.

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