Glass dish


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171

Translucent purple.
Tubular rim, folded out and down, forming flange covering side, with an inward fold at base; low convex curving side and broad floor to body, sloping gently downwards to tubular, inward-sloping foot ring, made by folding; flat bottom.
One large hole in bottom, but complete otherwise; some pinprick bubbles; dulling and iridescent weathering.

Violet, plain blown glass.

Glass dish, Glass, Roman

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