Lot 172: An attractive Hellenistic amphoriskos
December 4, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: An attractive Hellenistic amphoriskos, Eastern Mediterranean, c. 3rd 2nd Century BC, with attractive marvered and feather sides in light opaque white glass, horizontal bands around the shoulder and neck as well as the sides of the rim. H: 5 5/8 in (14.3 cm). Well-preserved, the light blue glass aging to red along the sides of the body. Ex Joel L. Malter, (Feb. 1978), lot 214.
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