Lot 1519: Islamic Cast Glass Bottle
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 8th-10th century AD. A piriform cast glass bottle with concentric rings to the base, segmented body, thistle-shaped neck. Cf. similar shape of a bronze flask in von Gladiss, A. Glanz und Substanz. Metallarbeitung in der Sammlung des Museums f?r Islamische Kunst, Berlin, 2012, item 19. 51 grams, 80mm (3 1/4"). From an important London collection, acquired in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.