Byzantine Hexagonal Mold-Blown Jar

with Jewish imagery

4th - 6th Centuries AD

Height: 9 cm. (3 9/16 in.)

Width: 7.3 cm. (2 7/8 in.)

#4327

Ex: private American collection, acquired in Israel, 1977

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures IV. (New York, 2006) p.40-41

Comparanda: Stern, E. Marianne ; The Toledo Museum of Art. Roman Mold-Blown Glass, the First through Sixth Centuries (Toledo, 1995) nos.171, 173, 175 Journal of Glass Studies (JGS) (Corning, v.12 1970) pp.35-63, fig. B, V