Two Roman glass vessels 2

This lot has been removed from the website, please contact customer services for more information

Lot 245
Two Roman glass vessels
2

Sold for £ 1,000 (US$ 1,214) inc. premium

Antiquities

23 May 2012, 11:00 BST

London, Knightsbridge

Two Roman glass vessels
Eastern Mediterranean, circa 4th-5th Century A.D.
A green glass bottle with some purple streaks around the funnel neck, the rounded body decorated with fourteen short vertical pincered ribs, 6¼in (16cm) high; and a colourless glass flask, the narrow funnel-shaped neck with a band of fine trail decoration, the piriform body decorated with a pincered trail pattern of conjoint droplet motifs, set on an applied base ring, 6in (15.5cm) (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Dr Carl Kempe Collection (1884-1967), sold Bonhams 29 April 2004, lots 149 and 151;
Contacts
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine, Whisky and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £20,000 of the hammer price;
26% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £20,000 up to and including £700,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £700,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

For payment information please refer to the sale catalogue.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

App