Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

Roman Cup with Thumb Rest Handle

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on November 17, 2015

This light green bulbous cup has a single handle ending in a thumb rest at the rim.   A fine trail circles the neck and the rounded body has a flat base.

H: 9 cm

Third-Fourth Century

Picardie #305

62R Cup with Thumb Rest Handle

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  1. Hans van Rossum said, on December 23, 2011 at 4:00 pm

    Very, very nice juglet and especially the handle with thumb rest. Nice color too.

    • Allaire Collection of Glass said, on December 24, 2011 at 1:17 pm

      Very good to hear from you again. We like your choice of the name “juglet” for this cup and we are blown-way by the beauty of your own collection of Roman Glass.


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