Photo © Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Elie Posner
Beaker with Greek inscription
Phoenician coast
1st century CE
Colorless glass with a greenish tinge, blown in three-part mold (one part for base)
H: 8.2; Diam: 6.4 cm
The Eliahu Dobkin Collection
Accession number: 77.12.751
 
 
Cylindrical beaker with a Greek inscription, “Seize the Victory,” bordered by horizontal ribs. Above and below, friezes containing wreaths from which ribbons dangle. Vertical palm branches extending the full height of the beaker divide the inscription into two parts. Flat base decorated with a raised circle.

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