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Lentoid Aryballos (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:

4th-3rd century BCE

Artist:

Eastern Mediterranean or Italian

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 152

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Eastern Mediterranean

Title

Lentoid Aryballos (Container for Oil)

Place

Eastern Mediterranean Region (Object made in)

Date

400 BCE–201 BCE

Medium

Glass, core-formed technique

Dimensions

10.6 × 8.3 × 3.8 cm (4 1/8 × 3 1/4 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson

Reference Number

1942.629

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