London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A WHITE CORE-FORMED GLASS AMPHORISKOS
6TH-4TH CENTURY B.C.
The opaque white body decorated with purple marvered spiral trail combed into a zigzag pattern around the shoulder, applied purple trail around rim and small knob foot, applied white twin handles; and a blue core-formed glass amphoriskos, the blue body decorated with marvered trails, an opaque yellow spiral above yellow and turquoise zigzags, fine yellow spiral below, yellow trail around rim, the body tapered to small knob foot, applied blue twin handles, circa 5th Century B.C.
Both 2½ in. (6.6 cm.) high (2)
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