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/7th century AD

Artist:

Byzantine

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Byzantine

Title

Amphoriskos (Container for Oil)

Origin

Mediterranean Region

Date

400 AD–600 AD

Medium

Glass, core-formed technique

Dimensions

5.1 × 4.4 × 4.4 cm (2 × 1 3/4 × 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson

Reference Number

1949.1142

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