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ROMAN AUBERGINE COIL PITCHER

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on December 21, 2017

Aubergine Coil Pitcher with Light Green Handle

44R Aubergine Coil Pitcher with Light Handle

This aubergine glass pitcher has an ovoid blown body with an applied trail decoration and handle of light green glass.  The excellent state of preservation makes this elegant jug an extraordinary work of the late Roman glass industry.

H: 14.5 cm
4th Century AD

Newark # 121

 

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