This material has been a top seller for us and so we felt it only fitting to offer a parcel in our inaugural auction!
Assorted blues and greens of Ancient Roman Glass. Excellent material for faceting, cabbing, carving or collecting. This glass represents a milestone for humanity - the beginning of glassblowing.
With Ancient Roman Glass, the inclusions are quite special because they contain the story of an era. Inclusions could include air bubbles that have been trapped for 2000 years and small specks of charcoal from the original kiln fire. Sourced from Northern Israel, Carmel Mountain Region.
4 pieces / 28.972 total grams / 144.86 total carats / 36.215 average carats / SI (no cracks)