8 June 2005
THE PROPERTY OF A MIDWEST COLLECTION
A GREEK GLASS BOWL
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, SYRO-PALESTINIAN,
CIRCA MID 2ND-EARLY 1ST CENTURY B.C.
Transparent olive green in color, conical in form, the rim rounded, the straight sides tapering toward the convex base, with three wheel-cut bands on the interior below the rim and a wheel-cut circle framed by two grooves on the exterior at the base
7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diameter; 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) high
with Pars Ancient Antiques, London, 1999.
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