Roman (?) glass tear vase - Balsamarium / Lachrymatory 7½"

SKU: 12463

An ancient glass Balsamarium / Lachrymatory flask - probably Roman. Originally these kinds of flasks were used for things such as perfume, oil, storing powder, or even catching the tears of mourners, they were often found in tombs.

Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
5½" diameter x 7½" high
14cm diameter x 19cm high

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