Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Cylindrical juglet decorated with palmettes
Phoenician coast or Italy
1st century CE
Greenish glass, blown in a three-part mold, one part used for base
H: 9.9; Diam: 5.6 cm
Gift of Helena Neuburg, Tel Aviv
Accession number: 85.60.153
 
 
Cylindrical body decorated with a frieze of stylized palmettes, arranged alternatingly upside-down and right-side up. Handle with three ribs rises from the shoulder to just below the rim, terminating in a fold. Flat base featuring four raised concentric circles.

Publications:
Israeli, Yael, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum: The Eliahu Dobkin Collection and Other Gifts, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel, 2003, English / Hebrew
Israeli, Yael, Made by Ennion: Ancient Glass Treasures from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2011, English / Hebrew

Exhibition:
Made by Ennion: Ancient Glass Treasures from the Shlomo Moussaieff Collection, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 01/05/2011 - 01/12/2011

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