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LOT 0155

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GBP (£) 1,200 - 1,700
EUR (€) 1,430 - 2,030
USD ($) 1,630 - 2,310

Opening Bid
£1,080 (EUR 1,291; USD 1,470) (+bp*)

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Byzantine Golden Iridescent Glass Flask

6th-8th century AD

A gold-green coloured glass bottle with globular body, cylindrical stepped shoulder and slender cylindrical neck decorated with a panel of slender trails, moulded curves in the body, shallow pontil; iridescent surfaces. 77 grams, 17.5cm (7"). Fine condition, repaired.

Provenance
Deceased gentleman, London/Israel collection, 1970-1999.
Ex JL collection, Surrey, UK.