14 octobre 2009

Bonhams Specialsts Uncover Rare Imperial Roman Glass Vase

The vase dates from between late First Century B.C. to early First Century A.D and stands 33.5cm high. Photo: Bonhams LONDON.- Bonhams specialists announced this week that they have identified a magnificent Roman cameo glass vase which may, they claim, be the most important of its kind in the world. Chantelle Rountree, head of antiquities at Bonhams, said: “It is of major international importance. Academically and artistically it is priceless. Scholars will be evaluating this find for decades.” The vase dates from between late... [Lire la suite]
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