A Roman pale green glass oval dish Circa 4th-5th Century A.D. The ovoid bowl tapering towards the flared oval base ring, the rim folded outwards, probably from Egypt, 10½in (26.5cm) long, 2in (5cm) high
Provenance: Gert von Hassel Collection (1944-2009), formed 1970-1983 and accompanied by a copy of the collector's notes.
Literature: For a dish of similar form cf. D. Harden, Glass of the Caesars, (Milan 1987), p.99 no 41