Glass globular bottle
- Early to Mid Imperial
- 1st–2nd century A.D.
- Glass; blown
- H.: 9 in. (22.9 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
- Accession Number:
Translucent light purple.
Collared rim, folded out, down, round, and up, forming a thick flange around top of neck, then everted horizontally, with rounded lip and flat top surface; cylindrical neck, expanding slightly downwards, with horizontal tooled indent around base; concave shoulder; globular body; concave bottom.
Intact; pinprick and some larger bubbles, blowing striations, and a few black impurities; dulling and faint iridescent weathering.
Large, violet bottle with round body, slender neck, and heavy rim.