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Six Roman-style Glass Vessels

Auction:
2740B
Lot:
658
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2740B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 19, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Six Roman-style Glass Vessels, Syro-Palestine-style, 1st-6th century A.D.-style, all translucent green in color, three circular bowls: one with spiraled design to high sides and conforming foot, dia. 8 1/8, and two shallow, dia. 5 7/8 and 6 1/8; and three bottles: two with threading to flared necks and bulbous bodies, ht. 7 5/8 and 9 1/2; and one with two applied handles and dimpled bulbous body, ht. 5 7/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Large bowl with breaks to rim (pieces present) and cracks to body. All with iridescent flaking and encrustation.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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