Mosaic glass, also called millefiori, was cast in a two-part mold. Fused glass rods of different colors were bundled together into patterns, then sliced into disk-shaped cross sections. These were
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Roman blue mould blown glass flask, 1st century A.D. The octagonal body with central concentric rings on each side, the neck with everted rim and applied pale green twin handles, with flattened rectangular base, 8 cm high. Private collection
Glass jar with two handles (amphora) | Roman | Late Imperial | The Met
Said to be from Lugdunum (modern Lyon, France) (Froehner 1879, p. 139, pl. XXVIII, 115). Until 1881, collection of Jules Charvet, Le Pecq, Île-de-France; 1881, purchased from J. Charvet by Henry G
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