Ancient Roman Piriform Amphoriskos

GBP 500.00

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Object Description

A piriform shaped juglet in pale green glass featuring an applied handle trailing from the rim to the top of the globular body. Trailing, and indentations left from trailing, are still visible to the neck of the jug. The majority of original trailing has fallen away through time.

Date: Circa 2nd-3rd Century AD

Object Condition

Very fine. Original trailing is missing for the majority, although some does remain to the top and indentations still exist. An attractive yellow-silver iridescence covers the surface.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:3.2 x H:11 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