A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION OF ANCIENT GLASS
THREE ROMAN GLASS CUPS
Circa 1st Century A.D.
All of similar form, one opaque cobalt blue in color, one opaque white in color, and one miniature example transparent blue in color, each with a shallow bowl, the rim outsplayed with a rounded lip, a folded tubular flange at the bottom of the rim, creating a ledge on the interior, on a disk base
1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) high for the tallest (3)
10 King David Galleries, Jerusalem, 1982 (two opaque cups)
Tarshish, Jerusalem, 1982 (miniature cup)