Lot 749

An Achaemenid rock crystal vessel, 5th - 4th century B.C.

Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities | A90kua | Live auction | 380 Lots


Finely crafted vessel of translucent rock crystal. The outside decorated in three rows with a honeycomb-like pattern. Two very small bumps: one on the rim, one on the foot. Otherwise intact. Diameter 4.2 cm. Height 3.4 cm. Rare!

Provenance: Private collection in Rhineland-Palantine, by descent from the father.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

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