4 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 21,250
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN CORE-FORMED GLASS AMPHORISKOS
CIRCA LATE 6TH-5TH CENTURY B.C.
Cobalt blue in color, the ovoid body with rounded shoulders, a cylindrical neck and inward-sloping rim, with opaque yellow and turquoise marvered threads wound spirally around the body, with applied yellow on the rim, twin cobalt blue vertical handles, and a base-knob
2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm.) high
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with Joseph Stieglitz, Tel Aviv, 1968.
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