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Greek art (attic or italian)
Second half of the 5th century B.C.
H: 10 cm
Intact piece, in perfect state of conservation. Several chips and cracks in the black varnish.
Vessels in the shape of dates, which look very realistic with the vertical grooves imitating the wrinkles of the dried fruit, are among the most famous and popular glass vases of the early Imperial period.
A beautiful alabaster vessel with slender, narrow proportions accentuated by the more or less translucent veins of the stone.
A beautiful, small glass flask that imitates the shape of a date. The vertical grooves recall in a very realistic way the wrinkles of the dried fruit. The vessel is complete and intact.
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