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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 66

    A ROMAN YELLOW MOULD-BLOWN GLASS FLASK

    SECOND HALF OF 1ST CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN YELLOW MOULD-BLOWN GLASS FLASK
    SECOND HALF OF 1ST CENTURY A.D.
    The ovoid body with vertical ribbing and small flattened base, twin applied handles, the neck with flaring mouth and inward-folded rim, with iridescence
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (AGv 7h); acquired from Dr Leo Mildenberg, Zurich, January 1973.