Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

ROMAN GLASS FOOTED BEAKERS WITH PINCHED TRAILS

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on June 10, 2020

This post is a pictorial essay of a particularly beautiful selection of glass beakers having deep pinched decoration. This design style seems to have been manufacture in Italy beginning in the 1st century and continued for the next couple of centuries. With some variation in styling, the vertical panel design appears to be most common as was the use of colorless glass, for these beakers.

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