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    Sale 2007

    Antiquities

    4 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 133

    A ROMAN GLASS BEAKER

    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN GLASS BEAKER
    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
    Pale green in color, blown in a two-part mold, cylindrical in form, with a disk base, an undulating ivy vine on the walls, flaring slightly at the cut-off rim
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1960s-1970s, likely in Israel.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK FAMILY COLLECTION