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Ancient Rome Glass Rare Double Unguentarium

Item Number: 10050
$950.00
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Period:
c. 1st - 3rd CE
Dimensions:
4 1/4" (10.75 cm)
Material:
Ancient Glass
Condition:
Very fine
Region:
Roman
Provenance:
Acquired in Israel in the early 1970's

Description

A rare Iridescent double unguentarium with applied double handles and attractive delicate trailing around both bodies. Beautiful iridescence with aqua glass appearing from beneath the patina. Double unguentariums were used by well-to-do ladies for two different colors of kohl eye makeup, for example.

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