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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 10

    A LARGE ROMAN OLIVE GREEN GLASS DISH

    4TH-5TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE ROMAN OLIVE GREEN GLASS DISH
    4TH-5TH CENTURY A.D.
    The flat circular dish with short vertical rim and overhanging folded lip, an applied trail on the underside, the flaring foot ring with diagonal tooling marks
    12 1/8 in. (31 cm.) diam.


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    EXHIBITED AND PUBLISHED:
    50th Anniversary Exhibition of The Circle of Glass Collectors, Broadfield House Glass Museum and The Pilkington Glass Museum, 1987-1988, no. 10.

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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (AGt 31); acquired from W. Henrich, Frankfurt am Main, April 1973.