Olpetta - inv. 454

Imperial Age, 1st century

Olpetta
blown glass  
altezza 87 mm; orlo: 26 mm; ventre: 65 mm
1879 donation Gian Giacomo Poldi Pezzoli
Inv. 454

Dante Study


hand-blown green glass, with air bubbles. It has a round neck with a flat brim and a wider base. This shape is typical of clay jugs from the imperial period.