Lot 0809

Roman or Parthian Handled Green Glass Sprinkler Flask

1st-2nd century AD. A single-handled mould-blown glass pitcher, doubling as a sprinkler flask, the inner diaphragm at the junction of the neck and body with a small piercing to restrict the flow of liquid from the vessel; twenty individual ribs which radiate upwards from the pontil mark on the base towards the neck; flared and rolled rim, handle... more