A Byzantine Glass Cosmetic Container with Applicator, ca. 4th century CE


$2,500 USD

of hexagonal form, elaborately decorated, one side with large central cross and original bronze applicator fused to the bottle

Condition:  small loss to the shoulder otherwise intact and in very good condition overall.

Dimensions: Height:  275 inches (7 cm); Width: 1.5 inches (3.81 cm)

Provenance:  Private Texas collection, acquired in the 1960's and then by descent.  Exhibited:  Workhouse Art Center, Virginia, Glass National 2016, October, 2016- January 2017.

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