Superb, glass lion head appliqué; cf.
National Museums Scotland 465 (light inexperienced with yellow tinge); Ontario Museum 606 ( close to colorless aquamarine)
Full aid, tooled ( no longer mould blown )
translucent streaked crimson, white, yellow, black and inexperienced millefiori glass, 2.5 cm ( 1” )
From the selection of Alex G. Malloy, former broker in antiquities for 40 years. Such a lot just lately from the Blackwood Collections.
This is a novel, one among a sort historical artifact with superb craftsmanship and element, unbelievably neatly stored for the reason that 4th century A.D.. Don’t leave out your as soon as in an entire life probability to possess this beautiful piece.