A Roman light aubergine glass flask Circa 1st Century A.D. Decorated with swirls of darker aubergine, with folded collar rim and cylindrical neck, the spherical body with five abraded encircling lines of decoration, 7in (17.5cm) high
Provenance: The Cyrus Collection. Property of Fay Safani, New York. Inherited from Edward Safani, acquired in the 1960s.