Three Roman green glass vessels 3

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Lot 247*
Three Roman green glass vessels
3

Sold for £ 1,125 (US$ 1,402) inc. premium

Antiquities

23 May 2012, 11:00 BST

London, Knightsbridge

Three Roman green glass vessels
Circa 2nd-5th Century A.D.
A quadrangular jug, the short neck with in-folded rim, with heavy ribbed strap handle, the mould-blown body with star-shaped motif on the base, 11in, (28cm) high; a large pale green glass flask the cylindrical funnel neck, flaring towards the rim, with spherical body, 7½in (19cm) high; and a bottle, with disc rim, the elongated neck slightly constricted towards the bulbous body, 4¾in (12cm) (3)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Frank and Joan Ross Collection, formed in California in the 1960s-1970s.
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