7 December 2000
A ROMAN INSCRIBED GOLD-GLASS VESSEL BASE
Circa 4th Century A.D.
Translucent green in color, from a shallow bowl, on a thin ring foot, with a Latin inscription in gold, FUCENI SEMPER VERAX, or "the Fuceni are always truthful"
4 in. (10.2 cm) diameter
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Christie’s specialists discuss Haring, Banksy and Stik, and how to bring the street into the home
Offered on 6 December in London, Anthony van Dyck’s Portrait of Princess Mary, Daughter of King Charles I of England