Small rock glass jug. Rome

Unknown1st Century AC - 1st century AC

Museo de Cádiz

Museo de Cádiz
Cádiz, Spain

Small jug with ovoid shaped body, flat base, truncated biconical neck, shoulder with incipient rim and overlying edge. It has two handles which begin from the central part of the neck and rest on the shoulders. This is a unique element due to the material, rock crystal, which is used. It forms part of a rich funerary set of pieces made up of other pieces of the same material, in addition to ; insects, conches, bivalves, small jugs, pieces of amber, a dressing table mirror and ; a golden hairnet.


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