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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 209

    A ROMAN GREEN GLASS JUG

    CIRCA 3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN GREEN GLASS JUG
    CIRCA 3RD-4TH CENTURY A.D.
    The pyriform body on raised foot with tall cylindrical neck and flaring rim, an applied trail around the underside of rim and lower neck, with ribbed strap handle and folded thumb-rest
    6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein; acquired by Prince Johann II (1840-1929) in the late 19th/early 20th Century.