Ancient Roman Light Blue Glass Stirring Rod

GBP 225.00

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Object Description

A Roman translucent, light blue glass stirring rod with beautiful iridescence. The cylindrical rod has been twisted tightly to create a spiral tool with both ends flattened into small disks. One of which is now partly chipped with the other now missing, there is also repair to the terminal.

Date: Circa 2nd-3rd century AD

Object History

Ex major S.M collection, London, 1970-2010

Object Condition

Fine condition. Beautiful iridescence to the surface. The existing disk chipped and the other end repaired.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    H:16.5 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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