A Roman hexagonal bottle, 2nd - 4th century
Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities | A90kua | Live auction | 876 Lots
Hammer price € 1,200Show related lots
DescriptionAn exquisite Roman hexagonal bottle made of light greenish glass. The vessel with a single applied handle extending from the top of the rim to the shoulder. The base with a stylised six-pointed blossom and letters pressed in through a moulded plate. Colourless, slightly greenish glass. The surface slightly iridescent. A large shard expertly glued in the area of the neck and mouth. Height 22 cm. Diameter 8.5 cm.
Provenance: From a Rhenish private collection.
Condition: II - Questions about the lot?