Roman Imperial Period , 1st Century BC-1st Century AD - Italy
This fine, translucent bowl is aquamarine in color, semi-spherical in shape with a straight smooth rim, the shallow body decorated with fourty-eight ribs evenly spaced vertically down the outer wall to join a flat but slightly concave base (decorated with two concentric rings) providing the vessel with good balance.
Condition: The bowl is intact despite some superficial roughness to the rim and body. It is in very good condition overall, with slight iridescence.
Provenance: The William R. Crawford collection of Ancient Glass and Antiquities, acquired from the European trade in the 1950's and then by descent. Crawford, a retired American career diplomat and expert on the Middle East and Cyprus, was Director of Arab-Israeli Affairs at the State Department between 1959-1964, Deputy Chief of Mission in Cyprus, US Ambassador to Yemen, then Cyprus and principal deputy assistant secretary of state for Near East and South Asian affairs. Exhibited: Workhouse Art Center, Virginia, Glass National, October, 2016-January 2017.
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The seller hereby guarantees the lot to be authentic, acquired by legal means and due diligence conducted to ensure stated provenance.
|Member since:||December 23, 2016|
Excellent service from the shop, US postal service was a bit slow. Goods were packed very well, follow-up on slow US postal delivery was excellent.
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