4 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 7,500
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A ROMAN GLASS ARYBALLOS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
Pale blue-green in color, free-blown, the spherical body with a rounded bottom, the cylindrical neck with the disk rim folded in, applied twin handles on the shoulders, each with an original bronze ring linked to the chain, a ring at the center of the chain for suspension
4¾ in. (12.1 cm.) high
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English Private Collection, 1960s-1970s.
with Christopher Sheppard, England, 2007.
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