Ancient Roman Glass iridescent cup, 9,5 cm

Description
Ancient Roman Glass iridescent cup, 9,5 cm
III-IV centuries A.D

These decorated cups with relief on their contour are not for daily use, they would be used for festivities and special commemorations. An item with an undeniable appeal, intended for the wealthiest and most select families of Ancient Rome.

Provenance: Octavio Sardá Collection, acquired between 1968 and 1979 / J. Bagot Gallery, Spain, 2015/

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Important: For destinations out of Spanish territorry: all our object will be shipped after obtaining CERTIFICATE OF EXPORTATION by Ministry of Culture of Spain. We inform our clients that it may take between 4-8 weeks.

Lot details
Culture
Ancient Roman
Material
Glass
Object
iridescent cup, 9,5 cm
Century/ Timeframe
III-IV centuries A.D
Condition
layers of iridescence envelop the cup
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