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Early Roman Mold-Blown Glass Beaker

Greek inscription: “Be Glad That You Have Come” in raised relief

1st Century AD

Height: 7 cm. (2 3/4 in.)

Width: 8.5 cm. (3 3/8 in.)


ex: a private European collection, 1993; previously, another private collection late 1960’s-1980’s

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XII. (New York, 2014) p.29

Comparanda: Stern, E. Marianne ; The Toledo Museum of Art. Roman Mold-Blown Glass, the First through Sixth Centuries (Toledo, 1995) p.97, no.1 Journal of Roman Studies v.25 (1935): pp. 174-175, Class G-1, 2a, p.25f;

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