Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

Roman Glass Marbled Pear Shaped Bottle

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on November 5, 2018

54R Allaire Collection (active link)

Date: First Century Height: 5.6 cm


This beautiful flask is made of cobalt blue and opaque white glass made to imitate marble. The form is pear shaped.


Ref: The Newark Museum,(active link) picture# 49 in Auth-Ancient Glass at the Newark Museum, Susan Auth, 1976

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