Photo © IMJ, by David Harris, Peter Lanyi, Zev Radovan, Nahum Slapak, Mariana Zalzberger
Rare juglet
Phoenicia (?)
7th century BCE
Glass, core-formed
H: 7.6; Diam 4.9 cm
Purchase, Louis and Carmen Warschaw Endowment Fund for Archaeological Acquisitions
Accession number: 92.35.259
 
 
The shape of this vessel resembles those of pottery juglets common throughout the Kingdoms of Judah and Israel in the 8th–7th century BCE. It was probably made locally.

Publications:
Israeli, Yael, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum: The Eliahu Dobkin Collection and Other Gifts, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel, 2003, English / Hebrew

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir