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Free-blown amber-colored oinochoe, the gather inflated to creat the body, the neck and rim elongated and shaped. The foot trailed on with a separate gather and tooled.. Decorative raised band trailed around the mid-neck and two more to the underside of the rim. Two separate gathers attached to the rim abd pulled out and downwards, attached to the shoulder to create the handle.

Details

  • Title: Oinochoe
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 4th century A.D.
  • Location Created: Roman Empire
  • Physical Dimensions: 18 × 9 cm (7 1/16 × 3 9/16 in.)
  • Type: Oinochoe
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Glass
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 2003.433
  • Culture: Roman
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Vessels (Containers)

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