8 June 2004
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF VANCE JORDAN
FORTY ROMAN MOSAIC GLASS INLAY FRAGMENTS
EGYPT, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D.
Preserving various elements of Nilotic fish, including heads and eyes, scales, fins and tails, in red, yellow, green, white, black, turquoise and blue
Largest: 2½ in. (6.3 cm.) long (2)
'Per-neb' Collection; Christie's, London, 9 December 1992, lot 21 (part).
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