London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
ANOTHER PARTHIAN TURQUOISE-GREEN GLAZED POTTERY AMPHORA
2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
The body with faint vertical ribbing and herringbone patterns below the handles, bands around the shoulder with frieze of zigzag, the neck with twin handles and collared rim, on small foot
9 7/8 in. (25 cm.) high
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Cf. S. Fukai, Ceramics of Ancient Persia, New York and Tokyo, p. 31, fig. 36, pl. 84, for similar.
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