12 April 2016
A BYZANTINE GLASS FLASK
CIRCA 6TH CENTURY A.D.
Pale green in color, free blown, the globular body on a concave base, with a long, cylindrical, flaring neck
6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high
with Sheppard & Cooper Ltd., London.
Sheppard & Cooper Ltd; Antiquities, Christie's, London, 3 July 1996, lot 325 (part).
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