SASSANIAN OR ISLAMIC GLASS FLASK WITH TRAIL DECORATION, CIRCA 7TH – 9TH CENTURY A.D.

$750.00

Culture: Sassanian
Date: Circa 7TH – 9TH Century A.D..
Medium: Glass
Condition: Intact, with fire polish.
Provenance: Ex- Early private European collection formed in the 1960s-1970s; Private New Jersey collection.
Dimensions: H. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm.)
Ref No. RO1204

Description

Olive green glass. the globular body rests on a flat base that is slightly indented inward. The body is decorated with a wavy trail wound up around the shoulder towards mid body.

3000 Jahre Glaskunst von der Antike bis zum Jugendstil, Lucerne 1981, no. 519, p. 125; Hotel Drouot, Verres antiques et de L’Islam: ancienne collection de Monsieur D, June 1985, nos. 562-63; Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum, The Eliahu Dobkin Collection, Yael Israeli, Cat. no. 433, p. 335.