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Core-formed Dark Blue Amphoriskos

Unknown3rd - 1st century B.C.

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

Blue perfume flask with flat rim, white thread on the neck and combed decoration (yellow and white) on the body. Two small protruding handles.

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Details

  • Title: Core-formed Dark Blue Amphoriskos
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date: 3rd - 1st century B.C.
  • Location Created: Eastern Mediterranean
  • Physical Dimensions: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Glass
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California
  • Object Type: Amphoriskos
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 2003.203
  • Display Location: Currently on view at: Getty Villa, Gallery 214
  • Department: Antiquities
  • Culture: Greek
  • Classification: Vessels

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