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Amphoriskos (Container for Oil)

A work made of glass.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass.

Date:

1st-2nd century CE

Artist:

Ancient Mediterranean or Islamic

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Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Mediterranean

Title

Amphoriskos (Container for Oil)

Origin

Mediterranean Region

Date

1 CE–200 CE

Medium

Glass

Dimensions

15.2 × 6 × 5.1 cm (6 × 2 3/8 × 2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore W. and Frances S. Robinson

Reference Number

1949.1147

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