Early Eastern Imperial Roman Mosaic Glass Bowl

Mould pressed mosaic glass.

1st Century AD

Height: 3.2 cm. (1 1/4 in.)

Width: 9.2 cm. (3 5/8 in.)

#4711

Ex: private French collection, 1970s. With Christie's, New York, June 2003. Property of Antiquarium, Ltd., New York, acquired on the European market, April 2008.

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures VI. (New York, 2008) p.43 Christie's; Antiquities (New York, 06.11.2003) p.137, no.154

Comparanda: Arveiller-Dulong, Veronique & Marie-Dominique Nenna; Musee du Louvre. Les Verres Antiques I (Paris, 2000) no.178 Corning Museum; Glass from the Ancient World. The Ray Winfield Smith Collection (Corning, 1957) no.129