4 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,500
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A ROMAN GLASS FLASK
CIRCA 3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.
Honey gold in color, free-blown, the lentoid body with a cylindrical neck and flaring mouth, the rim folded in, with an applied blue-green ring on the neck, and twin blue-green handles pulled up from the shoulders and joined to the neck just below the ring
5½ in. (14 cm.) high
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with Joseph Stieglitz, Tel Aviv, 1969.
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