A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION OF ANCIENT GLASS
BARAG CLASS C, JERUSALEM, CIRCA LATE 6TH-EARLY 7TH CENTURY A.D.
A BYZANTINE HEXAGONAL GLASS JAR
Barag Class C, Jerusalem, Circa Late 6th-Early 7th Century A.D.
Aubergine in color, the body mold-blown, with six decorative panels with motifs in sunk relief, including two with a lozenge, two with a stylized palm tree, and two with a stylized tree, the cylindrical neck free-blown, the rim infolded, on a concave base
3¼ in. (8.3 cm) high
10 King David Galleries, Jerusalem, 1985