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4893. It was a very fine Roman glass pitcher until...

 
 
 
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Only the second time ever that a glass piece I've sent in the post has suffered such at the clumsy hands of the international postal services.

In a mid green glass with a blue-green attached handle. Rather elegant and attractive and actually you wouldn't know just seeing it displayed on a shelf!

The repair is not complete and the remaining small fragments not yet stuck back do not seem to be such that the hole can be fully filled.

On the good side there is also a spiral crack but it seems perfectly stable.

One simply could not throw it away now!!

90mm

Roman, 2nd century.

Price: 125 GBP

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