Roman Spherical Flask

Culture: Roman
Period: 3rd century A.D.
Material: Glass
Dimensions: 18 cm high
Price: 1 500 Euro
Ref: 3142
Provenance: Collection Madlener, acquired in the early 1970s in the Haus der Kunst München. Thence Galerie Antiken-Kabinett Gackstätter, inventory number 04083.
Condition: Intact
Description: Large flask of greenish, translucent glass with spherical corpus, standing on a gently dented base. The neck broadens towards the top. Inside remains of a brownish sinter layer.