Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

ONE-HANDLED ROMAN GLASS JUG

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on March 29, 2018

One-handled Roman Jug of Ludovic Deswelle

Date: Late 3rd-early 4th century  Height: 8.8 cm  Origin: Eastern Mediterranean

Remarks: Pale green blown glass single-handled jug with some iridescence.  The cylindrical shape shows faint pattern-molded vertical ribs on the bottom half of the body.  The single-handle is attached at the shoulder and pulled up to connect with the flattened horizontal rim.

Provenance: Collection Demeuleanere, Loudmer-Kevorkian sale (Paris 3-4 June 1985, Lot 357)

 

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