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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 28

    A ROMAN BLOWN CLEAR GLASS FLASK

    3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN BLOWN CLEAR GLASS FLASK
    3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.
    The tall body with kicked-in base, with fine vertical ribs tapering into a long cylindrical neck with flared rim, a fine applied trail around the base of rim
    11½ in. (29 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (AGv 29A); acquired from K. H. Zühlsdorf, Cologne, 1985.