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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    A COLLECTION OF LATE ROMAN AND EARLY ISLAMIC GLASS VESSELS

    CIRCA 3RD-10TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A COLLECTION OF LATE ROMAN AND EARLY ISLAMIC GLASS VESSELS
    CIRCA 3RD-10TH CENTURY A.D.
    Including various green and blue glass flasks, some with iridescence
    8 in. (20 cm.) high max.


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    Provenance

    Purchased at Christie's and Sotheby's antiquities sales in the 1980s.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the tall necked vessel with twine decoration around the neck, illustrated fourth from the right is not included in this lot. Please note that are now eleven items in total.