A large Roman green glass flask

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Lot 199
A large Roman green glass flask

Sold for £ 2,640 (US$ 3,262) inc. premium

Antiquities

28 Apr 2010, 11:00 BST

London, New Bond Street

A large Roman green glass flask
Eastern Mediterranean, 5th-6th Century A.D.
The cylindrical mouth with a band of trail above a thick applied 'pie-crust' frill, the cylindrical neck narrowing beneath, the bell-shaped body with pushed-in dome base, 12½in (32cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private UK collection, acquired Bonhams, 22nd April 1999, lot 217.
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