Ancient Greek Hellenistic Amber Glass Bowl

GBP 3,750.00

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Object Description

An exceptional Ancient Greek Hellenistic bowl made from amber-coloured glass. The vessel features a hemispherical container whose straight walls raise from a flat base with a shallow kick-up, creating an elegant profile. Circumferential rotary grinding grooves mark the interior of the bowl, whilst small patches of lustre are visible on the surface.

This piece has been checked against the Interpol Database of stolen works of art and is accompanied by AIAD certificate no.10859-178322.

Date: Circa 3rd-1st century BC
Period: Late Hellenistic

Object History

Fernand Adda, 1920s. Mrs Petra Schamelman, Breitenbach, Germany. Private collection of a Kensington collector. Property of a London gentleman.

Object Condition

Very fine condition, a minor chip to the rim.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:10.8 x H:6.5 centimeters

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The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
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