3 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 3,500
TWO GREEK GLASS BOWLS
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, SYRO-PALESTINIAN, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.
One amber in color, the bottom flat, the rim rounded, with three wheel cut grooves on the interior; and one olive green in color with a swirl of aubergine and a swirl of green, hemispherical in form, with a rounded rim, two wheel cut grooves on the interior below the rim, two around the tondo, and a small ring in the center
First: 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diameter
Second: 5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) diameter (2)
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
1. with Charles Ede, London, 1993.
2. Acquired by the current owner prior to 2000.
Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell