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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 69

    A ROMAN MINIATURE AMBER BLOWN GLASS FLASK

    1ST CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN MINIATURE AMBER BLOWN GLASS FLASK
    1ST CENTURY A.D.
    The pear-shaped body decorated with a continuous spiralling white trail, the short neck with narrow flaring rim
    2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (AGv 6B); acquired from Dr Leo Mildenberg, Zurich, December 1977.