Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

HONEYCOMB PATTERN ROMAN GLASS BOWLS

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on January 17, 2019

The honeycomb pattern makes one of the most beautiful types of Roman glass bowls. It is a decorative molded pattern of irregularly shaped hexagons, used as an overall pattern on these Roman glass bowls of the 4th century.  They are said to have been made in Syria or Egypt and probably widely exported to many places where they have been found.

 

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