Seller: www-galleriadelvecchio-com (138) 100%, Location: Toronto, ON, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 180433715078 Details: Click HERE for our other AUCTIONS Roman Glass Double Balsamarium : Archeologia Roma Vetro Click on the thumbnails to view enlargements A nice blue green glass double chambered balsamarium from circa the 1st to 3rd century AD. These glass vessels were used mainly for holding cosmetics. This fine example has two rolled rims with two opposing handles. One handle has a portion missing (as seen in photo) and an applied thread decoration in the mid area of the body. Rim slightly chipped, lovely colour with earthen deposits. Measures 4.85 inches in height. Provenance: Old collection of a retired antiquities dealer. Custom listed using TROCADERO's automated HTML and Picture Hosting tools.