A GREEK PALE TURQUOISE GLASS OVAL INTAGLIO
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 3RD-1ST CENTURY B.C.
With a profile head of a Hellenistic ruler in the guise of Dionysos, wearing a wreath of vine and ivy in his wavy hair, curling tresses falling down his neck
1 in. (2.5 cm.) long
Lilian Dwyer collection, County Cork, Ireland, 1950s.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 9 December 2004, lot 127.