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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 4

    A ROMAN BLOWN CLEAR GLASS FLASK

    CIRCA 4TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN BLOWN CLEAR GLASS FLASK
    CIRCA 4TH CENTURY A.D.
    Conical, flaring outward to a flat base, the short cylindrical neck with everted rim and angled lip, the body and neck with bands of fine wheel-cut horizontal lines
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (AGv 14B); acquired Christie's London, 6 December 1972, lot 147.