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($2,500-2,800 est.) $2500 realized
Auction 46 / Lot #57:
A Brown Glass Grape-Flask with Handle

The mould-blown ovoid body is in the form of a stylized bunch of grapes represented by small circular bosses arranged in diagonal lines. Two leaf motifs are in relief on the shoulder. The cylindrical neck ends in a funnel-shaped rim. The handle connects between the rim and the shoulder.

Literature: Eisen I, p. 309. Hermitage Museum Coll., p. 117. Toledo Museum Coll., no. 126.

Period: Circa 3rd Century AD
Dimensions: Height: 12.7cm
Condition: Very good; with very nice patina

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