A Roman Funnel Shaped Rim Glass Flask

Date: 3rd – 4th century A.D.
Measurements: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm.) High.

Condition: Intact, excellent, with beautiful weathering and iridescence and some earthen deposits.
Transparent light green glass, with funnel like mouth, globular body, and slightly concave bottom.

References: Fire and Sand, Ancient Glass in the Princeton University Art Museum, A. Antonaras, no. 225, p. 159; Isings 1957, form 104b; Barag 1970a. vol. 2, pl. 42, Type XV:15; Hayes 1975, III, no. 420; Hizmi 1997, p. 45, fig. 6:21; for a ribbed variation, see Stern 2001, pp. 215-216, nos. 104-105.


All pieces sold by rareitems.com are as described and authentic. We have been selling highly coveted sneakers + other luxury goods for over 10 years now in addition to over 20 years experience of selling works of ancient art. We have sold through the eBay platform and accumulated over 2700 positive feedbacks, 0 negative transactions. All objects come with an official Rare Items invoice specifying authenticity. 


Categories: ,


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “A Roman Funnel Shaped Rim Glass Flask”