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A rare Roman glass bead with Apollo

Lot 0244
A rare Roman glass bead with Apollo, c. 1st - 2nd Century AD, the bead is translucent creme-color with lovely caramel undertones. The image Apollo standing is molded in relief with good style and detail. 28 x 8 mm. Outstanding superb iridescent. Holed for suspension. Ex Los Angeles private collection.


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A rare Roman glass bead with Apollo

Estimate $180 - $250May 04