Ancient Roman Glass Unguentarium

Description
Ancient Roman Glass Unguentarium
Ca. 100-300 AD

Ca. 100-300 AD Very nice Ancient Roman glass unguentarium. Featuring flared base and narrow neck leading to rounded rim. Unguentaria were small blown glass bottles made for storing cosmetics (perfumes, oils or powders). They were very popular throughout Roman Empire also as product packaging in commerce and for funerary rituals. Size: L:95mm / W:50mm ; 115g Good Condition. Provenance: Property of a L.P; previously acquired on the UK/European art market in the 1980s; All Items sold by Pax Romana Auctions come with a professional Certificate of Authenticity.

Lot details
Culture
Ancient Roman
Material
Glass
Object
Unguentarium
Century/ Timeframe
Ca. 100-300 AD
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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