Auction 106
By Bertolami Fine Art
Apr 22, 2022
London, Italy
22 aprile 2022 ore 12:00 CEST (11:00 BST)
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LOT 9:

PHOENICIAN GLASS PASTE BEAD 
4th - 3rd centuries BC 
height cm 3,2 

Sold for: £900
Start price:
£ 200
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PHOENICIAN GLASS PASTE BEAD 
4th - 3rd centuries BC 
height cm 3,2 

Rod-formed glass bead decorated with eyes each with translucent dark blue pupils and opaque white eyeballs with stripes in translucent brown round the inside.
Crackle, minor restorations and some pitting.

Provenance. English private collection; in the collection of O. Burchard, Zurich, until 1983; formerly part of the collection of M. Hess, Basel - Hotel Jura.