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Amphora (Storage Jar)

A work made of glass.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass.

Date:

2nd-1st century BCE

Artist:

Eastern Mediterranean

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amphora (Storage Jar)

Place

Egypt (Object made in)

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200 BCE–1 BCE

Medium

Glass

Dimensions

13.7 × 6 × 6 cm (5 3/8 × 2 3/8 × 2 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson

Reference Number

1942.633

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