Ancient Art

Core-Formed Amphoriskos

2nd–1st century B.C.

Transparent dark bluish green sandcore glass

Preserved height: 13.0 cm.
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Bequest of Mrs. William H. Moore
1955.6.369
Culture: 
Eastern Mediterranean
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Susan B. Matheson, Ancient Glass in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1980), 10, no. 31, ill.

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