Roman Collared Rim Bowl with a Decoration Thread

Culture: Roman
Period: 2nd half of 4th century A.D.
Material: Glass
Dimensions: 5.6 cm high
Price: 900 Euro
Ref: 3591
Provenance: Israeli collection Z. Holtzmann, Tel Aviv.
Condition: Intact
Description: Collared rim bowl of greenish shimmering clear glass on a set off foot with a thickened foot ring. The corpus tapering downwards and decorated with a dark green glass thread in a zig zag pattern. The rim is also rounded, below a narrow, closed and swaged collar. From Palestine. The form of the bowl dates to the 1st and 2nd century. In the 4th century the form was revived in Israeli workshops and extended with a set off ring foot and decoration threads.