AN EARLY BYZANTINE OPAQUE TURQUOISE GLASS TWISTED AMPHORISKOS

Eastern Mediterranean, Early Byzantine I, late 4th–6th Century AD

Height: 12.4 cm. (4 7/8 in.)

Width: 4.1 cm. (1 5/8 in.)

#2317

Ex: Swiss private collection. Swiss market by 1998.

Published: Antiquarium; Ancient Treasures XX. (London, 2022) p.38

Comparanda: Israeli, Yael ; Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum. The Eliahu Dobkin Collection and Other Gifts (Jerusalem, 2003) p.294, nos.391-392 Von Saldern, Axel,et al; Gläser der Antike : Sammlung Erwin Oppenländer (Hamburg, 1974) nos. 750, 751