Miniature two-handled jar (amphoriskos)

Greek, East Greek
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
4th–3rd century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Syria

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 × 6 cm (4 3/4 × 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

63.196

Medium or Technique

Glass, core-formed

On View

Gallery 212A-B

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Made in core method. So-called chevron or feather pattern, deep blue with white over.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. William F. Rogers III Collection; gift of Mrs. William F. Rogers III, February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William F. Rogers III in memory of her parents Carroll and Ruth Harper Dunham