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:

Hellenistic, 2nd/1st century BC

Artist:

Eastern Mediterranean

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Eastern Mediterranean

Title

Amphoriskos (Container for Oil)

Origin

Eastern Mediterranean Region

Date

200 BC–1 BC

Medium

Glass, core-formed technique

Dimensions

12.1 × 7.6 × 7.6 cm (4 3/4 × 3 × 3 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson

Reference Number

1949.1138

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