Large Amber Glass Jar with a Collared Rim

Culture: Roman
Period: 3rd-4th century A.D.
Material: Glass
Dimensions: 9 cm high
Price: 2 000 Euro
Ref: 3529
Provenance: From the estate of the French art dealer Evrard de Rouvre (1923-1979). Thence in the possession of his daughter Isabelle and her husband Francois van den Broek. Last in a family estate.
Condition: Intact
Description: Large, free-blown, bulbous jar of amber-colored glass. The base is sligthly curved, the neck short and concave. The rim is turned over, rounded and slightly thickened. Below a narrow, closed, swaged collar. An old collection label with the number 443 on the body. From Palastine.