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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 25

    A ROMAN BLOWN CLEAR GLASS AMPHORISKOS

    2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN BLOWN CLEAR GLASS AMPHORISKOS
    2ND CENTURY A.D.
    With pointed base, cylindrical neck and everted rim, two fine applied trail handles with looped fold at the rim, opalescent iridescence
    3½ in. (9 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (AGv 9hB); acquired from Dr Leo Mildenberg, Zurich, December 1977.