Amphoriskos (Container for Oil)

A work made of glass, core-formed technique.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass, core-formed technique.

Date:

5th/early 4th century BC

Artist:

Eastern Mediterranean, possibly Rhodes

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Eastern Mediterranean

Title

Amphoriskos (Container for Oil)

Origin

Rhodes

Date

500 BC–301 BC

Medium

Glass, core-formed technique

Dimensions

9.7 × 4.9 × 4.9 cm (3 7/8 × 1 7/8 × 1 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ebenezer Buckingham

Reference Number

1891.29

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