5 December 2012
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF GEORGE S. BLUMENTHAL
TWO ROMAN GLASS DATE FLASKS
SYRO-PALESTINIAN, CIRCA MID 1ST-EARLY 2ND CENTURY A.D.
Each amber in color, mold blown, with a flaring mouth, the rim infolded
Taller: 2 11/16 in. (6.8 cm.) high (2)
Miss Nellie P. Carter, Boston, gifted to Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1930.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Sotheby's, New York, 11 December 2002, lot 129.
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