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:

late 6th/5th century BC

Artist:

Eastern Mediterranean, possibly from Rhodes

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Eastern Mediterranean

Title

Amphoriskos (Container for Oil)

Origin

Rhodes

Date

550 BC–401 BC

Medium

Glass, core-formed technique

Dimensions

11.8 × 5.8 × 5.8 cm (4 5/8 × 2 1/4 × 2 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson

Reference Number

1941.1078

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