Lot 18: A Roman colorless glass ribbed beaker
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A Roman colorless glass ribbed beaker, c. 4th Century AD, the tall drinking cup with four deeply indented vertical grooves, curved rim with the edges ground flat. The vessel shows a lovely silvery iridescence with earthen deposits. H: 5 in (12.8cm). Ex Antiquarium Gallery, New York ; From the Collection of Vincent Smith-Durham, Hav-A-Mil House.
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