4 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A GREEK GLASS CUP
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, SYRO-PALESTINIAN, CIRCA MID 2ND-EARLY 1ST CENTURY B.C.
Amber in color, hemispherical in form, the bottom flat, the rim rounded, with two wheel-cut grooves on the interior below the rim
2¼ in. (5.7 cm.) high
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English Private Collection (acquired in the third quarter of the 20th century); Sotheby's, New York, 8 December 2000, lot 310 (part).
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