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AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN CORE-FORMED GLASS AMPHORISKOS


CIRCA 2ND-MID 1ST CENTURY B.C.

Dark green in color, the ovoid body with sloping shoulders, a long cylindrical neck, and disk rim, with opaque yellow and white marvered threads wound spirally along the rim and neck and tooled into a feather pattern in the middle of the body, with applied twin transparent pale green vertical handles and base-knob
Provenance Sotheby’s sale # 5398 lot 1

Size: 6 3/4 by 2 3/4 in.




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AN EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN CORE-FORMED GLASS AMPHORISKOS

Estimate $3,000 - $4,000Oct 17