Lot 100

A CORE-FORMED GLASS AMPHORISKOS Eastern Mediterranean, Circa 3rd – 2nd Century B.C. Formed of cobalt-blue glass, with a piriform body, an elongated cylindrical neck and two tall blue glass loop handles, the vessel is decorated with applied yellow trailing in a spiral and zig-zag pattern, with a single yellow thread applied around the rim,  9.3cm long, Published: F. Siltine, Histoire du Verre: L’Antiquité, Paris, 2005, p.59, Provenance: Collection of M. & Mme Nobili, Paris, acquired prior to 1985.

Estimate: £800-£1,200