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    Sale 2174

    Antiquities

    3 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 70

    A ROMAN GLASS BOTTLE

    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN GLASS BOTTLE
    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
    Blue in color, free-blown, the spherical body on a concave base, with a tapering cylindrical neck, the splayed mouth with the rim folded out and then in
    3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    H. J. Lutcher Stark, acquired 1927-1929.
    Nelda C. & H. J. Lutcher Stark Foundation, 1965.
    Robert Willson and Margaret Pace Willson, 1986.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION