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    Sale 2174

    Antiquities

    3 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 65

    TWO GREEK GLASS BOWLS

    HELLENISTIC PERIOD, SYRO-PALESTINIAN, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    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)


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    Provenance

    1. with Charles Ede, London, 1993.
    2. Acquired by the current owner prior to 2000.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell