A PHOENICIAN CORE-FORMED GLASS ALABASTRON

Rare translucent green matrix.

Late 6th to 5th Century BC

10.5 cm (4 1/8 inches)

#2690

Ex: Private Italian collection, Giorgio Sangiorgi (d. 1965)

Published: Antiquarium, Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVII. (London, 2018) p.28 Christie's; Ancient Glass Formerly in the Sangiorgi Collection (New York, 06.03.1999) p.12, lot8

Comparandum: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York acc. nos. 17.194.765; 17.194.781