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    Sale 1915

    Antiquities

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 89

    A ROMAN MARBLED GLASS BOTTLE

    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN MARBLED GLASS BOTTLE
    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
    Translucent yellow-green in color with swirls of opaque white, the elongated piriform body with thick walls, on a flat base, with a short cylindrical neck, the rim folded out then in to form a horizontal flange
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    French Private Collection, 1985.