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Glass Unguentarium

Glass Unguentarium

Regular price €135,00 EUR
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An astonishing roman glass flask with a round base. It has formed an amazing iridescence. The bottle used to have a small base at the mouth, this has unfortunately broken off.

The history of glass making is a long and intricate one. And it all started in the 3rd millennium BC in the Mesopotamian region. Throughout the next 3.000 years the methods changed immensely. Read more about ancient glass here.

Provenance: Ex. deceased estate, copenhagen.

Culture & Year: Roman, 2nd - 3rd century AD.

Condition: Very fine, mouth missing.

Height: 11.7 cm
Length: 5 cm
Width: 5 cm

Low stock: 1 left

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