London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A ROMAN AUBERGINE GLASS JANUS-HEAD FLASK
CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
Each identical plump-faced youth with tight curls, each wearing a pendant necklace, the cylindrical lower neck slightly constricted, with everted rim and inward-folded lip,
3½ in. (9 cm.) high
Sold Sotheby's London, July 1991, lot 46.
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