A CORE-FORMED GLASS AMPHORISKOS
Eastern Mediterranean, Circa Late 6th-5th Century B.C.
Cobalt blue in color, the ovoid body with rounded shoulders, a rounded base knob, a short cylindrical neck and inward-sloping rim, with opaque yellow and turquoise threads wound spirally on the body, marvered and tooled into a zig-zag pattern on the middle of the body, with opaque yellow on the rim, and twin opaque yellow handles extending from the shoulders to the rim
33/8 in. (8.6 cm) high for the first