3 June 2009
Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell
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)
1. with Charles Ede, London, 1993.
2. Acquired by the current owner prior to 2000.
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