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    Sale 13850

    Ancient Glass from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 304

    AN ISLAMIC OLIVE GREEN GLASS DOUBLE BALSAMARIUM IN THE FORM OF A CAMEL

    CIRCA 6TH-8TH CENTURY A.D.

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    Estimate

    AN ISLAMIC OLIVE GREEN GLASS DOUBLE BALSAMARIUM IN THE FORM OF A CAMEL
    CIRCA 6TH-8TH CENTURY A.D.
    The double cylindrical compartmented body emerging from the back of the animal, with long muzzle, bulbous incised eyes and pointed ears, a ring handle applied at midsection
    4 ½ in. (11.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired prior to 1987.